March 11, 1912

CON

Paul-Émile Lamarche

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. LAMARCHE.

While, my hon. friend (Mr. Boivin) did not see me, I was on the stairs here and I heard everything of the amendment.

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CON

Thomas Simpson Sproule (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPEAKER.

Did the hon. member for North Lanark hear the question put?

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CON

William Thoburn

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. THOBURN.

I was coming in the door when you put the question.

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LIB

Georges Henri Boivin

Liberal

Mr. BOIVIN.

I understand the rule of the House to be that an hon. member should be in his seat when the question is put.

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CON

Thomas Simpson Sproule (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPEAKER.

It is the duty of the Speaker to inquire if an hon. member heard the question put. It is for the hon. member to say ' yes ' or ' no '. If he says ' yes ', he has the right to vote.

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LIB

Frank Oliver

Liberal

Mr. OLIVER.

May I inquire if the vote of the hon. member for North Lanark (Mr. Thoburn) is to be counted.

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CON

Thomas Simpson Sproule (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPEAKER.

If I understood the hon. member correctly, he said he was within the precincts of the House and heard the question put.

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?

Some hon. MEMBERS

No.

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CON

Thomas Simpson Sproule (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPEAKER.

Did the hon. member for North Lanark hear the question put?

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Subtopic:   P.E.I.),
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CON

William Thoburn

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. THOBURN.

Yes sir.

Motion agreed to and Bill read a third time and passed.

Mr. BORDEN moved the adjournment of the House.

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LIB
CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN.

We will take any of the Bills and resolutions on the order paper that are ready and then Supply.

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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland

Liberal

Mr. BELAND.

Will the Manitoba Boundary Bill come up to-morrow?

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CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN.

Yes, I believe that is first for consideration to-morrow and then we will go on with the other Bills and afterwards Supply.

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Motion agreed to, and House adjourned at 12.40 a. m., Tuesday.



Tuesday, March 12, 1912.


March 11, 1912