Docket

38663

Attorney General for Saskatchewan v. Attorney General of Canada

(Saskatchewan) (Civil) (As of Right)

Judgments on applications for leave to appeal are rendered by the Court, but are not necessarily unanimous.

Proceedings
Date Proceeding Filed By
(if applicable)
2019-10-07 Order on motion to directions, by WAGNER C.J.
2019-10-07 Decision on motion for directions, CJ,
UPON APPLICATION by the Attorney General of Canada for an order to consolidate files 38663 and 38781 and for an order for directions;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
The motion to consolidate files 38663 and 38781 is dismissed; however, the appeals will be heard together.
The Attorney General for Saskatchewan shall serve and file its appellant’s record, factum and book of authorities, if any, on or before October 16, 2019.
The Attorney General for Saskatchewan and the Attorney General of Ontario shall each serve and file a single factum not exceeding forty (40) pages in length, in the above appeals.
The Attorney General of Canada shall serve and file a single joint factum not exceeding sixty (60) pages, in the above appeals.
Any attorney general intending to intervene under subrule 33(4) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file a single factum not to exceed twenty (20) pages, in the above appeals.
Any person wishing to intervene under Rule 55 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file one (1) motion for leave to intervene in both appeals.
AND IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED THAT:
The tentative hearing dates of January 14, 2020, and January 15, 2020, shall remain unchanged, unless adjusted following a determination by the Court of its hearing schedule.

Allowed in part
2019-10-07 Submission of motion for directions, CJ
2019-09-30 Response to motion for directions, (Letter Form), Joint with 38781, Completed on: 2019-09-30 Attorney General of British Columbia
2019-09-30 Response to motion for directions, (Book Form), (Joint with 38781), Completed on: 2019-09-30 Attorney General of Ontario
2019-09-26 Reply to motion for directions, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-09-26 Attorney General of Canada
2019-09-26 Response to motion for directions, (Letter Form), (joint with 38781), Completed on: 2019-09-26 Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-09-23 Correspondence received from, J. Gareth Morley, re: hearing date Attorney General of British Columbia
2019-09-20 Motion for directions, (Book Form), and to consolidate appeals (joint with 38781), Completed on: 2019-09-20 Attorney General of Canada
2019-09-20 Correspondence received from, Sharlene Telles-Langdon, re: hearing dates (joint with 38663) Attorney General of Canada
2019-09-16 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), counsel for the appellant, Attorney General for Saskatchewan.
Joint with 38781. Response to the letter from Attorney General of Alberta with regards to the tentative hearing dates.
Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-09-12 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), counsel for the intervener, Attorney General of Ontario.
Joint with 38781. Response to the letter from Attorney General of Alberta with regards to the tentative hearing dates.
Attorney General of Ontario
2019-09-11 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), counsel for the intervener, Attorney General of Alberta.
Joint with 38781. In regards to the tentative hearing dates.
Attorney General of Alberta
2019-08-30 Notice of withdrawal, (Letter Form), Notice of withdrawal of intervention on constitutional question., Completed on: 2019-08-30 Attorney General of Prince Edward Island
2019-08-23 Decision on motion to extend time, CJ,
UPON APPLICATION by the appellant for an order extending the time to serve and file its factum, record and, if any, book of authorities and fixing a new tentative hearing date;
AND THE MATERIAL FILED having been read;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
The motion is granted in part.

The appellant is permitted to serve and file its factum, record and, if any, book of authorities, on or before October 9, 2019.

The appeal remains tentatively scheduled to be heard on January 14, 2020.

IT IS HEREBY FURTHER ORDERED THAT:

The schedule for serving and filing the material in the above-mentioned appeal is set as follows:

Any person wishing to intervene in this appeal under Rule 55 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file a motion for leave to intervene on or before November 6, 2019.

The appellant and respondent shall serve and file their response(s), if any, to the motions for leave to intervene on or before November 15, 2019.

Replies to any responses to the motions for leave to intervene shall be served and filed on or before November 20, 2019.

The respondent’s record, factum and book of authorities, if any, shall be served and filed on or before December 4, 2019.

Any intervener granted leave to intervene under Rule 59 of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file its respective factum and book of authorities, if any, on or before December 20, 2019.

Any attorney general intervening in the appeal under Rule 33(4) of the Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada shall serve and file their factum and book of authorities, if any, on or before December 20, 2019.

Allowed in part
2019-08-23 Submission of motion to extend time, CJ
2019-08-12 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-08-12 Attorney General of New Brunswick
2019-08-07 Reply to motion to extend time, (Book Form), Completed on: 2019-08-07 Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-08-06 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-08-06 Attorney General of British Columbia
2019-08-02 Response to motion to extend time, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-08-02 Attorney General of Ontario
2019-08-02 Response to motion to extend time, (Book Form), Completed on: 2019-08-02 Attorney General of Canada
2019-07-30 Correspondence received, Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation. Response to motion for extension of time and direction.
2019-07-26 Response to motion to extend time, Completed on: 2019-07-26 Attorney General of Alberta
2019-07-26 Response to motion to extend time, Completed on: 2019-07-26 Attorney General of Quebec
2019-07-25 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), D. Lynne Watt. Clarification with respect to the motion for extension of time. Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-07-25 Motion to extend time, (Book Form), to file and serve the appellant's documents and for direction., Completed on: 2019-07-25 Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-07-24 Correspondence (sent by the Court) to, the parties. The appeal is tentatively scheduled for January 14, 2020.
(REVISED Letter sent on 2019-07-25)
2019-07-02 Correspondence received from, (Letter Form), Updated list of counsel for the respondent, updated address information for the AG of Saskatchewan. Attorney General of Canada
2019-06-28 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), MISSING: original version (received on 2019-07-04), Completed on: 2019-07-04 Attorney General of Quebec
2019-06-28 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-06-28 Attorney General of New Brunswick
2019-06-28 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-06-28 Attorney General of Prince Edward Island
2019-06-28 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-06-28 Attorney General of Manitoba
2019-06-27 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-06-27 Attorney General of Ontario
2019-06-26 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-06-26 Attorney General of British Columbia
2019-06-25 Notice of intervention respecting a constitutional question, (Letter Form),
MISSING: original affidavit of service (received 2019-07-03), Completed on: 2019-07-15
Attorney General of Alberta
2019-06-12 Letter advising the parties of tentative hearing date and filing deadlines (Notice of appeal – As of right)
2019-06-12 Appeal hearing tentative date, 2020-01-14, (previously tentatively scheduled for December 5, 2019)
2019-06-03 Letter acknowledging receipt of a notice of appeal
2019-05-31 Certificate (on limitations to public access), (Letter Form) Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-05-31 Notice of constitutional question(s), (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-06-03 Attorney General for Saskatchewan
2019-05-31 Notice of appeal, (Letter Form), Completed on: 2019-05-31 Attorney General for Saskatchewan