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Encyclopedia > List of Northwest Territories plebiscites

This is a list of territory wide Plebiscites that have occured in the Northwest Territories Motto: None Other Canadian provinces and territories Capital Yellowknife Largest city Yellowknife Commissioner Tony Whitford Premier Joe Handley (Consensus government - no party affiliations) Area 1,346,106 km² (3rd)  - Land 1,183,085 km²  - Water 163,021 km² (12. ...

the 1982 Northwest Territories Division Plebiscite was a stand-alone territory wide plebiscite conducted on April 14, 1982. ... The 1995 Nunavut Capital Plebiscite was the third territory wide plebiscite in the Northwest Territories history. ...

See also

This is a list of territorial elections in the Northwest Territories, Canada since 1991. ...

External links

  • Northwest Territories Plebiscite Act

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List of Northwest Territories general elections - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1000 words)
Northwest Territories elects members to the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories under a non-partisan system known as consensus government.
From 1869 to 1876 the Northwest Territories was run by an interim government, first led by lieutenant-governor William McDougall, and a council appointed by Ottawa.
The council was renamed to an assembly and was dissolved in 1888.
Northwest Territories - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography (1638 words)
In 1876, the District of Keewatin, at the centre of the territory, was separated from it.
Quebec was also extended, in 1898, and Yukon was made a separate territory in the same year to deal with the Klondike Gold Rush, and remove the NWT government from administering the sudden boom of population, economic activity and influx of non-Canadians.
The reduced Northwest Territories was not represented in the Canadian House of Commons from 1907 until 1947 when the electoral district of Yukon—Mackenzie River was created.
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