I have the honour to inform the House that I have received the following letter from the secretary of His Royal Highness the Governor General:
Office of the Governor General's Secretary, Ottawa, February, 16th, 1912.
Sir,-I have the honour to inform you that the Eight Hon. the Chief Justice of Canada, acting as Deputy to His Royal Highness the Governor General, will proceed to the Senate Chamber this afternoon at 3.30 o'clock for the purpose of giving the Royal Assent to
certain Bills which have passed the Senate and the House of Commons during the present session of parliament.
I have the honour to he,
Your obedient servant,
H. C. LOWTHER, Lieut.-Colonel,
Governor General's Secretary. The Honourable, the Speaker
of the House of Commons.