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Monarchy in Alberta

Monarchy in Alberta
Borderprovincial
Royal TitleQueen in Right
RealmAlberta
CoatofarmsAlberta coat of arms.svg
Coatofarms ArticleCoat of arms of Alberta
IncumbentElizabeth II
Queen of Canada
Incumbentsince6 February 1952
His/herHer
First MonarchEdward VII
Date1 September 1905

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By the arrangements of the Canadian federation, Canada's monarchy operates in Alberta as the core of the province's Westminster-style parliamentary democracy. As such, the Crown within Alberta's jurisdiction is referred to as the Crown in Right of Alberta, Her Majesty in Right of Alberta, or The Queen in Right of Alberta. The Constitution Act, 1867, however, leaves many royal duties in Alberta specifically assigned to the sovereign's viceroy, the Lieutenant Governor of Alberta, whose direct participation in governance is limited by the conventional stipulations of constitutional monarchy.

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