Series GR-2489 - Alberni County Court criminal case files

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Alberni County Court criminal case files

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  • 1939-1948 (Creation)
    British Columbia. County Court (Alberni)

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Originals, 6 cm

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Order-in-Council #0675-1939 dated May 17, 1939 indicates that the Alberni registry of the County Court was already in existence at that date; how much earlier that registry had been established has not yet been determined by research by BC Archives staff. By that Order-in-Council, a Supreme Court registry was established. The appointment of a new registrar was given to the person already serving as registrar for the County Court.

Alberni amalgamated with Port Alberni in October 1967; the re-incorporated entity is called City of Port Alberni. [Source: BC Geographical Names Office]

All County Courts were merged into the Supreme Court on July 1, 1990.

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Criminal case files.

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Transferred from Ministry of Attorney General, 1989.


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These records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act or other acts and access may be restricted. Please contact the BC Archives to determine the access status of these records.

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Accession number(s): G89-198

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