Equalization and Regional Disparities

Equalization and Regional Disparities

- Constitution Act of Canada 1867
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- The Constitution Act of Canada 1867. Canadian Laws and Constitutions.

Equalization and Regional Disparities

PART III

EQUALIZATION AND REGIONAL DISPARITIES

COMMITMENT TO PROMOTE EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

36.- 1. Without altering the legislative authority of Parliament or of the provincial legislatures, or the rights of any of them with respect to the exercise of their legislative authority, Parliament and the legislatures, together with the government of Canada and the provincial governments, are committed to

a. promoting equal opportunities for the well-being of Canadians;

b. furthering economic development to reduce disparity in opportunities; and

c. providing essential public services of reasonable quality to all Canadians.

Commitment respecting public services

2. Parliament and the government of Canada are committed to the principle of making equalization payments to ensure that provincial governments have sufficient revenues to provide reasonable comparable levels of public services at reasonably comparable levels of taxation.


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