Bill (No. 236) for the relief of Harford Ashley.-Mr. Porter.
EXCHEQUER COURT AND RAILWAY DEBTS.
The PRIME MINISTER moved that item 47 on the Order Paper, to wit, second reading of Bill (No. 155) respecting the jurisdiction of the Exchequer Court as to railway debts (Sir. Demers) be placed among government Orders.
Motion agreed to.
QUESTIONS. , CUSTOMS DEPARTMENT SALARIES.
$904 90 BRITISH COLUMBIA LABOUR COMMISSION.
INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF GEOLOGYMEETING IN CANADA, 1906.
Mr. CARSCALLEN-by Mr. Lancaster-asked :
1. Is it the intention of the government to invite the International Congress of Geology to hold its next meeting in Canada in 1906 ?
2. If so, what steps have been taken to that end ?
3. Have delegate® been appointed by the government to attend this year's congress in Vienna ?
4. If so, who are they ?
GRAND TRUNK PACIFIC-PARISHES CROSSED-LEVIS TO TEMISCOUATA.