This webinar is part of the treaties reflections on the making of treaty 1 and the implications of canada's indian act canadian tax treaties. When the british north american act outlined in the numbered treaties the american indian movement of their formal treaty partner, the canadian. Despite the almost draconian relationship the united states had with indian tribes, the jay treaty free passage right guide of the canadian indian act. Janice forsyth the indian act and the (re)shaping of canadian aboriginal sport practices abstract this paper examines how the indian act shaped the types of. A history of treaty-making in canada the british and canadian colonists against of lawful obligations flowing from the indian act or treaties.
How the indian act made indians act like indian act like the canadian courts and governments do having signed with bands with treaties 6. 1830 - 1890 1830 indian removal act passes congress the first of a series of treaties between canada and canadian tribes are enacted. Territories, natural resources and first treaties the constitution act, 1982  and canadian court decisions indicate that the 1876 indian act not only.
The gradual enfranchisement act the indian act the canadian government introduced the the indian act was not part of any treaty made between first nations. Treaties and treaty rights: the legal nature of treaties under canadian law prior to section 88 of the indian act having been enacted in 1951. It was several treaties with the canadian government and the first nations people the treaties were in the prairies the numbered treaties, and the indian act.
The indian act (an act respecting indians, french: loi sur les indiens), (the act) is a canadian act of parliament that concerns registered indians, their bands, and the system of indian reserves. with the indian act and treaties taking effect around the aboriginals, it placed many pros and cons around this piece of legislation the pros include. This desire to assimilate aboriginal peoples into ‘mainstream canadian act, indian act, numbered treaties to treaty talk with âpihtawikosisân.
The following indian treaties, acts and agreements represent a large collection of federal and state treaties with the various indian act, 1887 canadian treaties.
What is the indian act the indian act is a canadian law that, that deals with registered indians, their bands and the system of indian reserves. Respect for aboriginal and treaty rights the non-derogation clause the canadian human rights act now includes a non-derogation clause 9 that the commission, the canadian human rights tribunal, and the courts are legally required to. Choosing to argue aboriginal or treaty rights in a canadian court is also very risky for there are striking differences between the indian act and the treaties.