No. 50
28th April 1870
My Lord,
I have the honor to transmit an authenticated and two plain copies of an Ordinance passed by the Legislative Council entitled— An Ordinance to make general Regulations for the establishment and management of Cemeteries in the Colony of British Columbia.
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2. It is unnecessary that I should add any remarks to those contained in the Attorney General's Report which is annexed. I think the measure a desirable one.
I have the honor to be,
My Lord,
Your most obedient
humble Servant
A. Musgrave
Minutes by CO staff
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CC 8/6
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Cemeteries Ordinance.
I should be disposed to observe with reference to section 15 that it is not convenient that a clause of this kind should be inserted in each ordinance, and that such provisions should be passed in a general Interpretation Ordinance somewhat similar to the Imperial Act 13 & 14 V. c. 21 & thus made applicable to all Legislation in the Colony.
HTH 9/6
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At once.
I agree. Sanction with that obn.
FR 9/6
Documents enclosed with the main document (not transcribed)
Three printed copies of ordinance not on microfilm.
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H.P.P. Crease, Attorney General, to Musgrave, 25 April 1870, reporting on the ordinance as per despatch.
Other documents included in the file
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Draft reply, Granville to Musgrave, No. 59, 11 June 1870.