September 16, 1919

OF THE DEBATES OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS OF THE DOMINION OF CANADA THIRD SESSION-THIRTEENTH PARLIAMENT

lO GEORGE V, 1919 IN TWO VOLUMES


Volume I; Pages 1-992 Volume II; Pages 993-2011


VOLUME CXXXIX

COMPRISING THE PERIOD PROM THE FIRST DAY OF SEPTEMBER TO THE TENTH DAY OF OCTOBER, 1919, INCLUSIVE.


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PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY A-1


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MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR ROBERT LAIRD BORDEN

P.C., G.C.M.G., K.C., LL.D. AT THE OPENING OF THE THIRD SESSION OF THE THIRTEENTH PARLIAMENT THE MINISTRY


First Minister, Secretary of State for External Affairs Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Laird Borden, F.G.,


G.C.M.G., K.C., LL.D.


Minister of Trade and Commerce Rt. Hon. Sir George Eulas Foster, P.C.,


G.C.MG., B.A., D.C.L., LL.D.


Minister without Portfolio *Hon. Francis Cochrane. Minister of Justice and Attorney General Hon. Charles Joseph Doherty, K.C., D.C.L.,



Minister of Railways and Canals Hon. John Dowsley Reid, M.D. Minister of Overseas Military Forces from Canada in the United Kingdom Hon. Sir Albert Edward Kemp, K.C.M.G. Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment....Hon. Sir James Lougheed, K.C.M.G., K.C. Secretary of State and Minister of Mines Hon. Martin Burrell. Postmaster General Hon. Pierre Edouard Blondin. Minister of the Interior and Superintendent General of Indian Affairs Hon. Arthur Meighen, K.C., B.A. Minister of Marine and Fisheries and Minister of the Naval Service Hon. Charles Colquhoun Ballantyne. Minister of Public Works Hon. Arthur Lewis Sifton. Minister of Immigration and Colonization Hon. James Alexander Calder. President of the Privy Council and Minister of Health : Hon. Newton Wesley Rowell, K.C. Minister of Militia and Defence Major-General Hon. Sydney Chilton Mewburn. Minister without Portfolio Hon. Alexander Kenneth Maclean, K.C. Minister of Labour Hon. Gideon Decker Robertson. Minister of Finance Hon. Sir Henry Lurnley Drayton, K.C. Minister of Agriculture Hon. Simon Fraser Tolmie, V.S. Solicitor General Hon. Hugh Guthrie, K.C. Parliamentary Secretary for the Department of Militia and Defence Lieut-Colonel Hugh Clark. Parliamentary Secretary for External Affairs...F. H. Keefer, K.C. Parliamentary Secretary for the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment Vacant. Deceased, September 22.



Speaker Hon. Edgar N. Rhodes, K.C., B.A., LL.B. Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Committees. .George H. Boivin, K.C., B.A. Clerk of the House Serjeant at Arms... Editor of Debates Associate Editor of Debates..'. Official Reporters of Debates :- English : George Simpson, Robert C. Dunbar, F. W. S. Galbraith, Earl C. Young, H. E. Oliver, W. H. Dickson, Frederick Berryman, T. S. Hubbard. French : J. 0. Marceau, Marcel Gabard. SELECT COMMITTEE ON OFFICIAL REPORT OF DEBATES : Messieurs : Ballantyne, Burnham, Chabot, Devlin, Elkin, Foster (Sir George), Kay, Lemieux, McKenzie, McLeod, Marcil (Bonaventure), Munson and Richardson. Chairman : R. L. Richardson,


ALPHABETICAL LIST OF THE MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS

September 16, 1919