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By LUC JUILLET

In 1908, after many years of being affected by a public management undermined by way of systemic patronage, the Canadian parliament determined that public servants will be chosen at the foundation of benefit, via a approach administered via an self reliant company: the general public provider fee of Canada. This heritage, celebrating the one hundredth anniversary of the fee, recounts its special contribution to the improvement of an self sufficient public provider, which has develop into a pillar of Canadian parliamentary democracy.

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Studies in the Growth of Nineteenth Century Government, London, Routledge and Kegan Paul; see also Bernard Schaffer (1973), The Administrative Factor, London, Frank Cass. John A. Rohr (2002), Civil Servants and Their Constitutions, Kansas, University of Kansas Press, 36. Henry Parris (1968), "The Origins of the Permanent Civil Service, 17801830," Public Administration, vol. 46, 164. First and Second Reports of the Commission to Inquire into the Present State and Probable Requirements of the Civil Service, see Canada, House of Commons (1869) Sessional Papers, No.

19, 5. Sessional Papers (1870), No. 64, 11. Sessional Papers (1869), No. 19, 6. Doug Owram (1986), The Government Generation, Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 46. Dawson, Civil Service of Canada, 38. For the report of the Select Committee, see Canada, House of Commons (1877) Journals, Appendix No. 7. Debates, March 15, 1875, 708. Ibid, 710. Journals (1877), Appendix No. 7, 5. Ibid, 5. Ibid, 98. Ibid, 6. Ibid, 6. Ibid, 8. For the First Report of the Royal Commission to Consider the Needs and Conditions of the Civil Service of the Dominion, see Sessional Papers (1881) No.

Dawson, Civil Service of Canada, 38. For the report of the Select Committee, see Canada, House of Commons (1877) Journals, Appendix No. 7. Debates, March 15, 1875, 708. Ibid, 710. Journals (1877), Appendix No. 7, 5. Ibid, 5. Ibid, 98. Ibid, 6. Ibid, 6. Ibid, 8. For the First Report of the Royal Commission to Consider the Needs and Conditions of the Civil Service of the Dominion, see Sessional Papers (1881) No. 113; Second Report, see Sessional Papers (1882), No. 32. Dawson, The Civil Service of Canada, 44.

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