Ronny's Indian Act

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The Gradual Civilization Act

1857

The males who are free will be awarded 59 acres of reserve land but they need to be band to get the awarded.

The Gradual Enfranchisement Act

1869

This act increased government control on the reserve.

New Process For Leadership

1869

Government made a voting system for chiefs and councils that took place every two years. The system replace traditional forms.

The Indian Act Starts

1876

The Indian Act started in 1876 where the Crown changed the treaties without the First Nation knowing.

Administrative Power

1880

Administer the Government of Canada`s responsible fore the Indian Act.

Provision To The Indian Act

1884

The First Nation was punished for participating in cultural practices such as dancing. The crow added something to the treaty.

First Nation Were Banned

1889

First Nation were banned from conducting or participating in First Nation spiritual ceremonies.

Industrial/ Residential Schools

1894

The Crown made a school named Residential School for First Nation to forget about their culture and learn about the crown.

Amendment To The Indian Act

1951

Banned ceremonies and dances and prohibition.

Bill C-31

1985

First nation women marry non- Fist Nation Men.