September 3, 1917

OF THE DEBATES OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS OF THE DOMINION OF CANADA SEVENTH SESSION-TWELFTH PARLIAMENT 7-8 GEORGE V, 1917 IN SIX VOLUMES


Vol. I-Pages . . 1-1124 Vol. IV-Pages . . 3187-4242 II " . . 1125-2138 V " . . 4243-5270HI " . . 2139-3186 VI " . . 5271-6094


VOLUME CXXXI

COMPRISING THE PERIOD FROM THE EIGHTEENTH DAY OF JANUARY TO THE TWENTIETH DAY OF SEPTEMBER, 1917, INCLUSIVE.


J. de LABROQUERIE TACHfi


PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY


House of Commons Uchates



Monday, September 3, 1917.


QUESTIONS.


[Questions answered orally are indicated by asterisks 1


IMPERIAL MUNITIONS BOARD EMPLOYEES.

LIB

*Mr. LANCTOT:

Liberal

1. How many men, officers and employees of the Imperial Munitions Board are of military age?

2. What are their names and respective salaries?

3. Who, if any, have military badges, and on what grounds in each case have they been granted?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   IMPERIAL MUNITIONS BOARD EMPLOYEES.
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CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir ROBERT BORDEN:

Tihe information asked for in this question is not available. The Imperial Munitions Board is under the control and direction of the Government of the United Kingdom, and it is not under the control or direction of the Government of Canada, which exercises no direction or control whatever with respect to the employment of persons who are in the service of that Board.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   IMPERIAL MUNITIONS BOARD EMPLOYEES.
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THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.

LIB

Mr. A. K. MACLEAN (Halifax):

Liberal

1. Was a steamer or motor boat, called the Scout, purchased by the Government of Canada from any person or persons at Halifax, N.S.?

2. If so, from whom, when was she purchased, and what was the price paid therefor?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.
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CON

Mr. MEIGHEN: (Solicitor General of Canada; Minister of Mines; Secretary of State of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. No.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.
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LIB

Alexander Kenneth Maclean

Liberal

Mr. A. K. MACLEAN:

The name of the .motor boat mentioned in this question, the Scout, is an error and I wrote the minister a few days ago giving the correct name, of the boat. I wish to know if the answer is to the question as amended?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.
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CON

Arthur Meighen (Solicitor General of Canada; Minister of Mines; Secretary of State of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MEIGHEN:

I did not know about the amendment of the question. The answer is to the question as it stands.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.
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LIB

Alexander Kenneth Maclean

Liberal

Mr. A. K. MACLEAN:

I promised to give the correct name privately.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.
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CON

Arthur Meighen (Solicitor General of Canada; Minister of Mines; Secretary of State of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MEIGHEN:

If the hon. member

gives me the correct name I shall answer.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE MOTOR BOAT SCOUT.
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September 3, 1917