It is a branch of the Royal mint .at London, and at the time it was thought expedient that it should be so. It is in one sense a Canadian institution entirely. It has been put up by Canada, the gain or loss is Canada's, but it is under the management-and I am glad it' is-of the experts of the Royal mint of England.
We have had things like this before in this committee, and the Prime Minister, who is a lawyer himself, has seen fit to change them. With all due respect to these law officers, most of whom are excellent men, there may be some things that escape their attention when they have a rush of work. It is no reason for throwing aside a reasonable suggestion that a law officer has framed an amendment.