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41st Parliament, 1st Session
June 2, 2011 - September 13, 2013
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An Act to assent to alterations in the law touching the Succession to the Throne
Short Title
Succession to the Throne Act, 2013
Statute of Canada
2013, c. 6
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2013-03-27)
Further Reading
Reading List
  • A more modern crown : changing the rules of succession in the Commonwealth Realms. Hunter, Josh. Commonwealth law bulletin, 38: 423-66, Sept. 2012
  • Changing the line of succession to the Crown [electronic resource]. Nicholson, Rob. Canadian parliamentary review, 36:8-9, Summer 2013
  • Changing the rules of succession to the throne. Twomey, Anne. Public Law, April 2011, pp. 378-401
  • D'autres changements sont nécessaires aux règles de succession [ressource électronique]. Benoit, Paul. Revue parlementaire canadienne, 36:10-12, printemps 2013
  • Modifications apportées à la loi concernant la succession au trône [ressource électronique] . Nicholson, Rob. Revue parlementaire canadienne, 36:8-9, printemps 2013
  • More is needed to change the rules of succession for Canada [electronic resource]. Benoit, Paul. Canadian parliamentary review, 36:10-12, Summer 2013
  • Royal succession, abdication, and regency in the realms. Anne Twomey. Review of constitutional studies, 22(1):33-53, 2017
  • Some observations on the Queen, the Crown, the constitution, and the courts. Warren J. Newman. Review of constitutional studies, 22(1):55-79, 2017
  • Splitting heirs. Lista, Michael. Walrus, 10:19-20, Jul./Aug. 2013
  • The Succession to the Crown Act 2013 : modernising the Monarchy. Parpworth, Neil. Modern law review , 76:1070-93, November 2013
  • The Succession to the Crown Act 2013 has landed. Morris, Bob. The Constitution Unit, 1 pdf file, April 13, 2015
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