No. 89
20 November 1867
I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your Despatch No. 100 of the 5th September. My Despatch No. 77 of the 8th November has already conveyed to you Her Majesty's gracious Confirmation and allowance of the Ordinance of your Government No. 10 of 1867 "An Ordinance making provision for BarristersatManuscript image at Law, Notaries Public and Articled Clerks of the late colony of Vancouvers Island."
As regards Ordinance No. 20 entitled "An Ordinance respecting the legal profession," I have to inform you that Her Majesty's decision will be suspended until I hear from you what course your Legislature intend to adopt with reference to the draft Ordinance regulating the Constitution of the two Supreme Courts.
I have the honor to be
Your most obedient
humble Servant
Buckingham & Chandos
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Grenville, Richard to Seymour, Frederick 20 November 1867, NAC RG7:G8C/14, 484. The Colonial Despatches of Vancouver Island and British Columbia 1846-1871, Edition 2.2, ed. James Hendrickson and the Colonial Despatches project. Victoria, B.C.: University of Victoria.

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