March 3, 1916

LIB

Frank Broadstreet Carvell

Liberal

Mr. CARVELL:

You are spending a

quarter of a million dollars for quarantine under the Department of Agriculture?

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CON

John Douglas Hazen (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HAZEN:

Yes, that is about what we have been voting for a number of years. Last year these items amounted to $18,089. They vary little year by year.

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CON

John Douglas Hazen (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HAZEN:

No, the Department of

Agriculture does not inspect the immigrants. This relates to the passengers coming in the ordinary ships. The quarantining of immigrants is carried on, as I understand it, by the Department of the Interior which has jurisdiction over immigration.

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CON

John Douglas Hazen (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HAZEN:

I have all the information here that hon. gentlemen are likely to want.

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Frank Oliver

Liberal

Mr. OLIVER:

Perhaps the minister would allow the first item relating to salaries, etc., to stand and pass the other two. There will be no contention about that.

Quarantine-Public Works Health Act,

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CON

John Douglas Hazen (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HAZEN:

The Public Works Health Act is a law intended to maintain sanitary conditions to protect the health of the people engaged on public works.

Progress reported.

On the motion of Mr. Hazen, the House adjourned at 11.10 p.m.

Monday, March 6, 1916.

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March 3, 1916