May 11, 1911

COMPANIES ACT AMENDMENT.

LIB

Henry Horton Miller

Liberal

Mr. MILLER moved:

That Bill (No. 7) An Act to amend the Companys' Act, be placed amongst government orders on the orders of the day in the name of the Hon. the Secretary of State for consideration in Committee of the Whole in accordance with the recommendation contained in the tenth report of the Select Standing Committee on Banking and Commerce.

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LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER.

Has the Secretary of State been communicated with upon this matter?

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LIB

Henry Horton Miller

Liberal

Mr. MILLER.

The Under Secretary of State, Mr. Mulvey, was in charge of the Bill, and it is at his request that this motion is made.

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LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER.

Has the Secretary of State recommended it?

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LIB

Motion agreed to.


LIBRARY OF PARLIAMENT.

LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER moved:

That the recommendation of the Honourable the Speaker of the House of Commons, laid on the table on Tuesday, the 9th instant, that the vacancy in the Library of Parliament be filled by the transfer of Mr. Oswald Sou-liere from the Department of Marine and Fisheries to that of the Library of Parliament be concurred in, and that a message be sent to the Senate acquainting their honours therewith.

He said: The report is to be found in the Votes and Proceedings of May 9, page 909.

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Motion agreed to.


QUESTIONS.


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk.)


NICOLET POST OFFICE.

CON

Mr. FAQUEX:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What amount was paid to the guardian of the Nicolet post office, what is the nature of his duties, and is he supposed to be a night watchman?

2. What amount has the government collected from the registrar of Nicolet for the rental of an office in the post office for 1 he past three years?

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LIB

Mr. PUGSLEY: (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

1. (a) $43,33 per month; (b) the ordinary duties of a caretaker; (c) no.

2. A misunderstanding arose as to the rental to be paid, but the matter is now approaching settlement.

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EXPORTS OF MILK AND CREAM.

LIB

Mr. EDWARDS:

Liberal

1. What was the quantity and value of cream and milk exported from Canada to the United States during the months of March and April, 1911?

2. What was the quantity and value ol casein exported from Canada to the Umced States during each month of 1910 and for the months of January and February, March and April, 1911?

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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

The quantity and value of cream and milk exported from Canada to the United States during the months of March and April, 1911, was as follows:

Gallons. Value.

Cream.. .

17,244 $14,594Milk.. ..

18,327 1,115APRIL. Gallons. Value.Cream.. .

18,084 $14,828Milk.. ..

418 492. The quantity and value of casein exported from Canada to the United States during the undermentioned months, was as follows: 'Pounds. Value.April, 1910.

16,150 $ 760

102,970 1,213June " ..

55,462 1,509July " ..

125,306 3,157Aug. " ..

151,722 3,075Sept. " *

174,766 3,224.. .. 310,851 7,793Nov. " ..

230,532 6,507Dec. " ..

179,792 4,896Jan., 1911..

97,283 2,085Feb. " ..

44,336 1,952March te ..

26,002 838April " .. .... 37,777 1,091Note.-Casein not separately enumerated classification of exports previous to month

April, 1910.

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ANNUITIES TO JUDGES IN YUKON TERRITORY.


Sir ALLEN AYLESWORTH moved that at the next sitting the House go into Committee of the Whole to consider the following proposed resolution: Resolved, that it is expedient to provide that His Majesty may by letters patent under the Great Seal, grant to each of two of the judges of the Territorial Court of the Yukon Territory, now holding office, an annuity equal to the salary of the office now held hy him, to begin immediately after his resignation, and to continue thenceforth during his natural life.


May 11, 1911