British Columbia. Supreme Court (Chilliwack)

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British Columbia. Supreme Court (Chilliwack)

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  • Supreme Court (Chilliwack)

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The British Columbia government established a Supreme Court registry at Chilliwack (in the County of Westminster) in 1916, by Order-in-Council 0408-1916. The order, which also provided for a District Registrar, was approved by cabinet on May 5; notice was given by the Provincial Secretary’s office on May 10, 1916.

At this date (March 2016) the Chilliwack Registry of the Supreme Court continues as an active registry.


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"Orders-in-Council, Queen’s Printer BC, BC Laws." Accessed March 30, 2016.

The British Columbia Gazette 1916, p. 900

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