Lecture 4 (oct 5): the constitution act 1867, Discussed about the pre-confederaion documents that had consituional signiicance. We conceive evoluion of the canadian consituional ideas all the way back to 1763 (world. There was never a consituional revoluion in this country unlike the us. In many respects, the process (slow evoluion) coninues to coninue in canada. We said, unlike the us, we don"t have a consituion. It is not even un-revoluionary but obedient in a way with the briish consituional order and idea. Having said that, there has been a transiion in consituional order in canada from a briish. Model to more american like consituional order with greater prevalence today. Issued series of state issues between england the colonies. For the irst ime, briish government issues a statement that the poliical inpendent self- governing dominion in canada is fully recognized by the uk. Established the legal framework of the commonwealth of naions.