List of Abbreviations
References to certain procedural authorities and other frequently cited sources are abbreviated in the
notes as follow:
Beauchesne, A., Rules and Forms of the House of Commons of Canada, 1st ed., Toronto: Canada Law Book
Company, 1922; 2nd ed., 1927; 3rd ed., 1943; 4th ed., Toronto: Carswell, 1958.
Beauchesne, A., Beauchesne’s Rules and Forms of the House of Commons of Canada, 5th ed., edited by A.
Fraser, G.A. Birch and W.F. Dawson, Toronto: Carswell, 1978; 6th ed., edited by A. Fraser, W.F. Dawson,
and J.A. Holtby, 1989.
Bourinot, J.G., Parliamentary Procedure and Practice in the Dominion of Canada, South Hackensack: Rothman
Reprints Inc., 1971 (reprint of 1st ed., 1884); 2nd ed., Montreal: Dawson Brothers, 1892; 3rd ed., edited
by T.B. Flint, Toronto: Canada Law Book Company, 1903; 4th ed., edited by T.B. Flint, 1916.
- Dawson, W.F., Procedure in the Canadian House of Commons, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1962.
- Dawson’s The Government
Dawson, R.M., Dawson’s The Government of Canada, 6th ed., edited by N. Ward, Toronto: University of Toronto
- Canada, Parliament, House of Commons, House of Commons Debates: Official Report.
- Franks, C.E.S., The Parliament of Canada, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1987.
- Fraser, J.A., The House of Commons at Work, Montreal: Les Éditions de la Chenelière inc., 1993.
- Griffith and Ryle
Griffith, J.A.G., and M. Ryle, Parliament: Functions, Practice and Procedure, London: Sweet & Maxwell,
Hatsell, J., Precedents of Proceedings in the House of Commons, 4 vols., South Hackensack: Rothman Reprints
Inc., 1971 (reprint of 4th ed., 1818).
- Hogg, P. W., Constitutional Law of Canada, 4th ed., Toronto: Carswell, 1997.
- House of Representatives
House of Representatives Practice, 1st ed., edited by J.A. Pettifer, Canberra: Australian Government Publishing
Service, 1981; 2nd ed., edited by A.R. Browning, 1989; 3rd ed., edited by L.M. Barlin, 1997.
- Jackson and Jackson
Jackson, R. J., and D. Jackson, Politics in Canada: Culture, Institutions, Behaviour and Public Policy,
4th ed., Scarborough: Prentice-Hall Allyn and Bacon Canada, 1998.
- Jerome, J., Mr. Speaker, Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1985.
- Canada, Parliament, House of Commons, Journals of the House of Commons.
- Kaul and Shakdher
Kaul, M.N., and S.L. Shakdher, Practice and Procedure of Parliament (with particular reference to Lok
Sabha), 4th ed., edited by S.C. Kashyap, New Delhi: Metropolitan, 1991, reprinted 1995.
- Laundy, P., The Office of Speaker in Parliaments of the Commonwealth, London: Quiller, 1984.
Maingot, J.P. Joseph, Parliamentary Privilege in Canada, 1st ed., Toronto: Butterworths, 1982; 2nd ed.,
House of Commons and McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1997.
May, T.E., Erskine May’s Treatise on the Law, Privileges, Proceedings and Usage of Parliament, South
Hackensack: Rothman Reprints Inc., 1971 (reprint of 1st ed., 1844); 2nd ed., 1851; 3rd ed., 1855; 4th ed.,
1859; 5th ed., London: Butterworths, 1863; 6th ed., 1868; 7th ed., 1873; 8th ed., 1879; 9th ed., 1883.
Beginning with the 10th edition, it has been edited by officers of the United Kingdom House of Commons:
10th ed., 1893; 11th ed., 1906; 12th ed., 1917; 13th ed., 1924; 14th ed., 1946; 15th ed., 1950; 16th ed.,
1957; 17th ed., 1964; 18th ed., 1971; 19th ed., 1976; 20th ed., 1983; 21st ed., 1989; 22nd ed., 1997.
McGee, D., Parliamentary Practice in New Zealand, 1st ed., Wellington: Government Printer, 1985; 2nd ed.,
GP Publications, 1994.
McMenemy, J., The Language of Canadian Politics: A Guide to Important Terms and Concepts, rev. ed.,
Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 1995.
O’Brien, G., “Pre-Confederation Parliamentary Procedure: The Evolution of Legislative Practice in the
Lower Houses of Central Canada 1792-1866”, Ph.D. dissertation, Carleton University, 1988.
Odgers, J.R., Australian Senate Practice, 1st ed., Canberra: 1953; 2nd ed., 1959; 3rd ed., 1967; 4th ed.,
1972; 5th ed., 1976; 6th ed., 1991. Beginning with the 7th edition, it has been edited by H. Evans: 7th
ed., 1995; 8th ed., Australian Government Publishing Service, 1997.
Redlich, J., The Procedure of the House of Commons, 3 vols., translated by A. Steinhal, New York: AMS
Press, 1969 (reprint of 1908 edition).
- Canada, Revised Statutes of Canada, Ottawa, 1985.
- Canada, Statutes of Canada, Ottawa.
Stewart, J.B., The Canadian House of Commons: Procedure and Reform, Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University
- Wilding and Laundy
- Wilding, N., and P. Laundy, Encyclopaedia of Parliament, 4th ed., London: Cassell, 1972.