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Governor General of Canada

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The Governor General of Canada is the federal viceregal representative of the Canadian .... recommend partisan colleagues to be appointed governor general and represent [the Queen]. ... herself from...

Governor General of Canada - Role

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Nov 12, 2015 ... The governor general represents Canada during State visits abroad and receives Royal visitors, heads of State and foreign ambassadors at ...

Governor-General's Role | Governor-General of the Commonwealth ...

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Apr 6, 2016 ... The Governor-General's role is both complex and demanding. ... In other words, the Constitution does not describe the Governor-General's power, ... High Commissioners appointed to represent their countries in Australia; ...

Governor-General | Learning | Parliamentary Education Office ...

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Together with the Senate and the House of Representatives, the Governor- General is a part of Australia's Parliament. The Governor-General does not have the ...

Governors-General | australia.gov.au

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Apr 1, 2014 ... The Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia represents the monarch ... The functions and roles of the Governor-General include appointing ... For example, the Australian Constitution does not explicitly state that ...

ROLES & FUNCTION of the GG - King's House

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The Governor-General of Jamaica is appointed by Her Majesty The Queen on the advice of the Prime Minister, within the monarchical system of Government ...

The Governor-General's Roles - Governor-General of New Zealand

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Some of the Governor-General's constitutional roles include signing the writ that ... and over New Zealand" but he or she does not play an active role in military matters. ... At the request of the Prime Minister, Governors-General represent New ...

About the Governor General of Canada

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Parliament is the legislative branch of Government, composed of the Sovereign ( represented by the Governor General), the Senate and the House of Commons.

Role of the Crown and the Governor General - Detailed Article ...

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The Governor General does, however, have the right to be consulted and to advise. ... He or she also performs a number of ceremonial functions, and represents ...

Governor General - The Canadian Encyclopedia

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Oct 7, 2015 ... As such, the governor general acts as the Crown's representative, ... the political majority, the governor general represents the whole country. .... The Canadian Encyclopedia welcomes comments but does not endorse them.

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The Governor General of Canada > Constitutional Duties > Events

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Represent Canada ... The governor general acts on the advice of the prime minister and the government, but has the right to advise, to encourage and to warn.

The role of Canada's Governor General - Canada - CBC News

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Jul 8, 2010 ... The Governor General acts as the Queen's representative in ... chosen to be Governor General, and the first person to hold the post who did not ...

Governor General of Canada - Role and Duties

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The Queen or sovereign is the head of state in Canada. The Governor General of Canada represents the sovereign, and most of the powers and authority of the ...