Citizen"s guide to the Alberta Legislature.

Publisher: Alberta Legislative Assembly Office] in [Edmonton

Written in English
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ContributionsAlberta. Legislative Assembly Office.
LC ClassificationsJL333 .C58 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1138026M
LC Control Number94106003

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The Citizen’s Guide to the Alberta Legislature a consensus of different parties’ ideas. Thus, opposition Members in a minority government Assembly have more influence on government business than they do with a majority government.

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The Pediatric Section of the Alberta Medial Association therefore most strongly recommends the following. 1. We ask that a government regulation be passed forbidding the taking of x-rays by chiropractors in their own offices in the pediatric age group, birth to 18 years.At the same time Alberta MLA’s were in session Tuesday afternoon, a stream of vehicles drove slowly past the legislature honking horns and shouting their message.

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