The Proceedings Against the Crown Act

R.S.M. 1987, c. P140

The Proceedings Against the Crown Act

Table of Contents

1 Definitions.
2 Application of Workers Compensation Act.
(2) Saving clauses.
(3) Limitations as to actions in respect of highways.
(4) Limitation as to actions in respect of drainage works.
(5) Effect of want of notice.
PART I
SUBSTANTIVE LAW
3 Right to sue the Crown without fiat.
4 Liability of the Crown in tort.
(2) Liability of Crown for acts of its officers or agents.
(3) Liability for acts of officers performing duties legally required.
(4) Application of statutes limiting liability of officers of the Crown.
(5) Property vesting in the Crown.
(6) Limitation of liability in respect of judicial acts.
5 Right to sue without statutory consent.
6 Application of law as to indemnity and contribution.
PART II
JURISDICTION AND PROCEDURE
7 Proceedings in the Court of Queen's Bench.
8 Appeals and stay of execution or proceedings.
9 Application of rules as to discovery, inspection of documents, etc.
(2) Application to court to change designated officer.
10 Designation of the Crown in proceedings.
11 Service on the Crown.
12 Trial without a jury.
13 Interpleader.
14 Rights of parties and authority of court.
(2) Injunction or specific performance not to lie against the Crown.
(3) Order for recovery of land not to be made against the Crown.
(4) Limitation on orders or injunctions against the Crown.
(5) Set-off or counter-claim.
(6) Restriction on set-off, counter-claim, etc.
PART III
JUDGMENTS AND EXECUTIONS
15 Interest on judgments.
16 Certificate respecting orders against the Crown.
(2) Certificate as to costs.
(3) Service of certificate.
(4) Payment by the Minister of Finance.
(5) Suspension of payment pending appeal, etc.
(6) Prohibition of execution, etc., against the Crown.
PART IV
MISCELLANEOUS AND SUPPLEMENTAL
17 Right of Crown to take advantage of certain statutory provisions.
18 Financial provisions.
19 Common law petition of right abolished.
20 Uniform construction.