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Electoral district case files relating to the 1992 referendum [textual record]. 

Date(s)

1992

Place of creation

Canada

0.6 m of textual records
Textual records
32: Restricted by law
Box
from 1 to 2
32: Restricted by law
Former archival reference no.
BAN no.
2003-01319-9
Other accession no.
096-1003 OFRC
Record disposition authority no.
2001/017

Textual reocrds (No finding aid)

Additional information

The accession consists of Electoral district case files relating to the 1992 Referendum. The accession includes examples of Official Documentation files for four different ridings and all Writs. Box 1 contains Electoral District case file samples and 1992 Referendum Writs. Box 2 contains 1992 Referendum Writs from all Electoral Disricts. Two referendums were held on 26 October 1992: one in all of Canada, except Quebec, under federal auspices and one in Quebec under that province's jurisdiction. The question asked in the 1992 referendums: "Do you agree that the Constitution of Canada should be renewed on the basis of the agreement reached on August 28, 1992?" The results were as follows: All of Canada, except Quebec YES: 45.7%, NO: 54.3%; Quebec: YES: 43.3%, NO: 56.7%. Deux référendums ont été tenus le 26 octobre 1992 : un référendum fédéral dans tout le Canada, sauf au Québec, et un référendum au Québec, tenu par cette province. Question posée aux référendums de 1992 : <> Les Résultats : Tout le Canada, sauf au Québec OUI : 45,7 %, NON : 54,3 %; Québec : OUI : 43,3 %, NON : 56,7 %.

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