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Based on the identification of four schools of thought on the 2008 prorogation in Canada, (6) it is necessary to first address whether the Governor General has a role when a Prime Minister makes a prorogation request while also facing a vote of no confidence in the House.
Most of those surveyed held that the 2008 prorogation harmed principles of responsible government.
le pouvoir de reserve du gouverneur general ne doit pas s'appliquer a la prorogation >>.
Parmi ceux qui mettent en question la constitutionnalite de la decision de la gouverneure generale Jean d'accorder la prorogation en 2008, il s'en trouve qui desapprouvent sa decision, mais tous conviennent qu'elle avait toute latitude en la matiere et n'etait nullement tenue d'acceder a la requete du premier ministre Harper.
Prorogation is normally a simple and routine procedure to end a parliamentary session when "both Houses have finished a session's business" (Forsey 2010:47).
Macdonald did consider prorogation as a way to prevent a parliamentary committee from scrutinizing his misdeeds.
The history and evolution of prorogation can only be properly understood if the roots of the existence of parliament itself are first confirmed.
Now let me apply the general theory set out above to prorogation.
Avec la prorogation du Parlement de 2008, les Canadiens -- tant politiciens et universitaires qu'electeurs -- ont tente tant bien que mal de comprendre le role constitutionnel du gouverneur general, et les questions ont fuse de partout au pays.
The prorogation of parliament in 2008 left Canadians--politicians, academics, and the electorate alike--scrambling to figure out the constitutional role of the governor general.
Le gouvernement a alors pretendu que la prorogation etait necessaire pour rajuster le programme legislatif, en general, et la composition des comites senatoriaux, en particulier, puisque les recents departs a la retraite avaient modifie la representation relative des partis a la Chambre haute.
There were no sessions within these early Parliaments, and thus prorogation did not exist as a Royal prerogative.