5th Manitoba Legislature
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There were four sessions of the 5th Legislature:
|1st||May 17, 1883||July 7, 1883|
|2nd||March 13, 1884||June 3, 1884|
|3rd||March 19, 1885||May 2, 1885|
|4th||March 4, 1886||May 28, 1886|
Members of the Assembly
The following members were elected to the assembly in 1883:
- Election held September 21, 1883, because part of division was located in disputed territory; division dissolved in 1884 after Privy Council of Canada ruled against Manitoba's claim
By-elections were held to replace members for various reasons:
|Electoral district||Member elected||Affiliation||Election date||Reason|
|Portage la Prairie||Joseph Martin||Liberal||May 26, 1883||J Martin unseated after election declared invalid|
|Ste. Agathe||Joseph Cyr||Conservative||June 15, 1883||A Kittson died|
|Emerson||Charles Douglas||Conservative||June 23, 1883||FE Burnham unseated after election declared invalid|
|La Verendrye||Louis Prud'homme||Conservative||January 15, 1884||M Goulet unseated after election declared invalid|
|Kildonan and St. Paul||John MacBeth||Conservative||April 8, 1884||A Sutherland died|
|Dufferin North||David H. Wilson||Conservative||May 13, 1884||DH Wilson ran for reelection upon appointment as Provincial Secretary|
|Winnipeg South||Charles Edward Hamilton||Conservative||February 24, 1885||AC Killam named to Supreme Court of Canada|
|La Verendrye||James Prendergast||Conservative||August 24, 1885||L Prud'homme named a county court judge|
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