The Canadian Press

1992-05-11 | Constitution-native-self-government

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Federal Constitutional Affairs Minister Joe Clark announced that the inherent right to native self-government would be written into the Constitution. Clark said the phrase "within Canada" would make it absolutely clear there would be no question of native government exercising international sovereignty.

Date: 1992-05-11
Placeline: Vancouver, BC, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << there was an agreement that the inherent right would be stated in a new section thirty five one of the constitution that would be a new section that would, state clearly the inherent right of aboriginals to self government within Canada >>

Clip ID: 19920511CPCN001