July 15, 1908

MARINE STORES ON SUSSEX STREET, OTTAWA.


Mr. FOWLER-by Mr. Taylor-asked : 1. Has the Department of Marine and Fisheries a warehouse for the storage of marine stores on Sussex street? If so, how many employees are engaged in said store, and what are their names and salaries? 2. Who is the janitor of the building, and what is his rate of pay?


LIB

Louis-Philippe Brodeur (Minister of Marine and Fisheries)

Liberal

Hon. L. P. BRODEUR (Minister of Marine and Fisheries) :

1 and 2. The Department of Marine and Fisheries has a warehouse on the first floor of a building on Sussex street. The warehouse is under the control of the inspector of lighthouses above Montreal and the materials stored are in connection with this service. The only employee at this store is the janitor and storekeeper, Albert Cor-beil, who is paid at the rate of $50 a month. This building is also used as offices for certain branches of the Department of Marine and Fisheries.

LEASE OF BROWN, BEDINGFIELD & COMPANY.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MARINE STORES ON SUSSEX STREET, OTTAWA.
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LIB

Mr. CRAWFORD asked :

Liberal

1. How many acres of grazing land is held under lease by Brown, Bedingfield & Company? If so, how long does the lease run?

2. What is the name and address of each member of the above hum?

3. Is this a close lease?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MARINE STORES ON SUSSEX STREET, OTTAWA.
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LIB

Hon. FRANK OLIVER (Minister of the Interior) : (Minister of the Interior; Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs)

Liberal

1. (a) 55,427 acres, (b) 31st March, 1926.

2. John Garrett Cory, Gilbert Plains, Manitoba; Joseph Harrison Brown, Pekisko,

Alberta; Frank Bedingfield, Pekisko, Alberta; Glen Campbell, Gilbert Plains, Manitoba.

3. Yes.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MARINE STORES ON SUSSEX STREET, OTTAWA.
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IMPORTS FOR HOME CONSUMPTION.

CON

George Eulas Foster

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. FOSTER asked :

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1. What are, respectively, the values of and duties on imports into Canada for home consumption for the months of January, February, March, April, May and June, for the years 1907 and 1908?

2. What are the value of exports of the produce of Canada from Canada for the same periods?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   IMPORTS FOR HOME CONSUMPTION.
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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Hon. WM. PATERSON (Minister of Customs) :

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   IMPORTS FOR HOME CONSUMPTION.
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DREDGE ' KING EDWARD.'

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Mr. DRAIN asked :

1. Has the dredge ' King Edward ' been employed in dredging the harbour of Lunenburg?

2. Is the government aware that dredging operations in that harbour have obstructed access to and from private docks by the throwing up of mud?

3. Is the government aware that this has prevailed to such an extent that in some cases vessels have been unable to get in and out of private docks for a certain period?

4. Is this dredge or any dredge now employed in Lunenburg harbour ?

5. In what portions of the harbour have

dredging operations been carried on, and to what extent and at what cost since January 1, 1907? '

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DREDGE ' KING EDWARD.'
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LIB

Hon. WM. PUGSLEY (Minister of Public Works) : (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2 and 3. No.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DREDGE ' KING EDWARD.'
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LIB

Mr. OLIVER. (Minister of the Interior; Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs)

Liberal

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DREDGE ' KING EDWARD.'
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DUTY ON TOBACCO.

CON

Mr. HENDERSON asked :

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What was the total amount of duty collected on tobacco for the year ending March 31, 1908, by the Department of Inland Revenue ?

2. How much of this was due to the additional duty imposed by the legislation of 1897?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DUTY ON TOBACCO.
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LIB

Hon. WM. TEMPLEMAN (Minister of Inland Revenue) : (Minister of Mines; Minister of Inland Revenue)

Liberal

1. $6,841,060.19.

2. $2,143,190.60.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DUTY ON TOBACCO.
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AMERICAN QUARANTINE ON SHEEP.

CON

Mr. ELSON asked :

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Does the United States place Canadian sheep under quarantine when going into their ooumtry? If so, for what length of time?

2. Would it be sufficient to dip Canadian sheep once or twice during the season to remove the cause of quarantine, and allow Canadian sheep to enter the United States without quarantine restriction?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   AMERICAN QUARANTINE ON SHEEP.
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LIB

Sydney Arthur Fisher (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

Hon. SYDNEY FISHER (Minister of Agriculture).

The United States authorities have recently imposed a quarantine of thirty days on' sheep entering the United States for breeding purposes. In regard to the second question there is no alternative to the quarantine in the United States regulations and we have not yet succeeded in inducing them to make any change.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   AMERICAN QUARANTINE ON SHEEP.
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WHARFAGE DUES AT BRONTE.

CON

Mr. HENDERSON asked :

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What was the amount of wharfage dues collected at Bronte harbour during the fiscal year ending March 31, 1908?

2. What was the amount of rental collected at Bronte harbour during the fiscal year ending March 31, 1908, for ground on which fish houses have been built?

3. How much of such collections has the wharfinger retained for his services, or how much has such official been paid for such services during said fiscal year?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   WHARFAGE DUES AT BRONTE.
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July 15, 1908