Series GR-2011 - Vancouver Supreme Court orders

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Vancouver Supreme Court orders

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  • microform

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  • 1944-2005 (Creation)
    British Columbia. Supreme Court (Vancouver)
    1944-1976; 1994-2005

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Microfilm (neg.), 16 mm, 108 reels [B08682 - B08685, B14489-B14592]
Originals, 71 m textual records

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Supreme Court orders. Divorce orders are interfiled with other Supreme Court orders. Records in accession 83-0542 were originally described by the Courts as containing orders and judgments, but appear to only contain orders.

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Vancouver Supreme Court civil notices of motion endorsed as orders 1974-1975 and Vancouver Supreme Court civil orders ("S" series) 1994-2005 were transferred from the Ministry of Justice in January 2016.


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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.

Some records dating from 1944 to 1953 are restricted. Please contact BC Archives staff for further information.

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For divorce cause books, please see GR-3737.
Further index data may possibly be found in GR-3745.

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Accession number(s): 83-0542, 91-4215; 93-6203; G89-235

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For civil orders from 1980 to 1994 see accessions 93-6205 (A series), 93-6206 (B series), 93-6207 (C series) and 93-6208 (H series). For orders made ca. 1977-1980 contact the Vancouver Court Registry. They are only available as part of the microfilmed case files (A, B, C, and H series; accession 83-1646, boxes 4348-4360, 4396-4420).

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