Hey everyone! this is a bill of rights to give to the government of Canada to negotiate our lifestyle to make both us and Canada happy!!!
metis bill of rights
(some of the things the metis wanted)
- either French or English would be used in the legislature, government documents would be printed in both - the new laws for the area would be decided by the locals - the Metis would keep the rights to their land - local officials would be decided by local people - the federal govt. would make negotiate treaties with the first nations