Series GR-2718 - Nelson Supreme Court orders

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Nelson Supreme Court orders

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  • 1890-1945 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Supreme Court (Nelson)

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Originals, 2.4 m

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Effective February 15, 1899, the British Columbia government approved that a registry of the Supreme Court be established at Nelson, to be known as the Nelson Registry, for that portion of the West Kootenay Judicial District which had previously been included in the sub-registry at Nelson. (Order from the Provincial Secretary's Office, 2 Feb 1899).

Currently (March 31, 2016) the Nelson Registry of the Supreme Court continues as an active registry.

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Orders. Organized by case. Includes divorce orders.

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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): 91-3017; G89-191

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