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Fifth
5
Term (yyyy.mm.dd): 1883.02.08 - 1887.01.15
Duration: 1437 days (3 years, 11 months, 7 days)
Government Type:Majority Government
Government Party: Conservative (1867-1942)
Number of Sessions:4
Date of General Election: 1882.06.20
Prime Minister:
Leader of the Official Opposition:
Sessions
SessionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)DurationSenate SittingsHouse of Commons Sittings
4th 1886.02.25 - 1886.06.02 97 days5265
3rd 1885.01.29 - 1885.07.20 172 days88119
2nd 1884.01.17 - 1884.04.19 93 days5667
1st 1883.02.08 - 1883.05.27 108 days6173

^ Duration of Sittings, Recess and Adjournments of the House of Commons
4th Session

Sitting, recess and adjournmentTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Duration (days)
Dissolution 1887.01.15 - 1887.01.15
Intersession 1886.06.03 - 1887.01.14 226
Prorogation 1886.06.02 - 1886.06.02
Sitting 1886.04.27 - 1886.06.02
Easter Recess 1886.04.23 - 1886.04.26 4
Start of Session 1886.02.25 - 1886.04.22

3rd Session

Sitting, recess and adjournmentTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Duration (days)
Intersession 1885.07.21 - 1886.02.24 219
Prorogation 1885.07.20 - 1885.07.20
Sitting 1885.04.07 - 1885.07.20
Easter Recess 1885.04.03 - 1885.04.06 4
Start of Session 1885.01.29 - 1885.04.02

2nd Session

Sitting, recess and adjournmentTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Duration (days)
Intersession 1884.04.20 - 1885.01.28 284
Prorogation 1884.04.19 - 1884.04.19
Sitting Sat on Easter Monday 1884.04.14 - 1884.04.14
Easter Recess 1884.04.13 - 1884.04.13 1
Weekend Sitting Sat on Good Friday and Good Saturday 1884.04.11 - 1884.04.12
Start of Session 1884.01.17 - 1884.04.19

1st Session

Sitting, recess and adjournmentTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)Duration (days)
Intersession 1883.05.26 - 1884.01.16 236
Prorogation 1883.05.25 - 1883.05.25
Sitting 1883.03.28 - 1883.05.25
Easter Recess 1883.03.22 - 1883.03.27 6
Start of Session 1883.02.08 - 1883.03.21
Days between Parliaments 1882.05.19 - 1883.02.07 265
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