February 25, 1902

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Frederick Debartzch Monk

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MONK.

What are his particular qualifications and what are the duties ?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

The duties are to inspect the operations of contractors and managers of public works, to see that they carry out the provisions of the Health Act.

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Frederick Debartzch Monk

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MONK.

Is not that more the work of a physician ?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

Not necessarily.

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Frederick Debartzch Monk

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MONK.

Has it no reference to hygiene V

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

It has reference to carrying out the provisions of the Act.

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Frederick Debartzch Monk

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MONK.

What was Mr. Fisher's occupation up to the time of his appointment ?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

I think he was a real estate agent in Montreal.

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Thomas Simpson Sproule

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SFROULE.

It would seem much more proper to .have appointed a medical man. To look after the sanitary condition of a public work would require the judgment and knowledge of a physician. In many cases an ordinary person could judge, but in others the knowledge of the physician would be necessary.

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Frederick Debartzch Monk

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MONK.

What Is Mr. Fisher's salary?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

It is $1,800.

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

Travelling expenses, not living expenses.

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Andrew B. Ingram

Liberal-Conservative

Mr. INGRAM.

I suppose this has to do with public works under the authority of the Dominion, not those under provincial authority ?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

Quite so.

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Andrew B. Ingram

Liberal-Conservative

Mr. INGRAM.

Has this officer furnished a report ?

The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, yes, it forms an appendix to the report of the department.

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Andrew B. Ingram

Liberal-Conservative

Mr. INGRAM.

Has he visited the public works during the year ?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

Yes, those coming under the Act.

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Thomas Simpson Sproule

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SFROULE.

All public works carried on by the government would be under the Act ?

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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE.

Yes, or those under contract with the Dominion or on which Dominion money is being spent.

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February 25, 1902