1. Has the government recovered or taken action to recover $39,933, of which the country was defrauded by the action of George Mc-Avittie and C. S. Mayes in connection with a [DOT]dredging contract? If not, why not?
2. Has the repayment of this money been demanded? If so, when and from whom? If not, why not?
3. Does the government propose to take action for recovery of this money ? If so, when? If not, why not?
4. Has the government consulted with or taken the opinion of the Department of Justice as to its rights in the premises, and particularly as to the right of action for recovery of said money?
Subtopic: DREDGING CONTRACT-ST. JOHN, N.B.