CIVIL SERVICE ACT AMENDMENT.
CLASSIFICATION TO DATE FROM APRIL 1, 1919.
Hon. NEWTON W. ROWELL (President of the Privy Council) moved for leave to introduce Bill No. 53 to amend the Civil Service Act, 1918, and the Civil Service . Amendment Act, 1919.
GRAND TRUNK ACQUISITION BY THE GOVERNMENT.
BILL TO CONFIRM THE AGREEMENT WITH THE COMPANY.
Hon. J. D. REID (Minister of Railways and Canals) moved for leave to introduce Bill No. 54 to confirm the agreement dated the 8th day of March, 1920, between His Majesty the King and the Grand Trunk Railway Company of Canada for the acquisition by His Majesty of the capital stock of the said Grand Trunk Railway Company, except the four per cent guaranteed stock.
Motion agreed to, and Bill read the first time.
DOMINION LANDS ACT AMENDMENT.
Hon. ARTHUR MEIGHEN (Minister of the Interior) moved for leave to introduce Bill No. 55 to amend the Dominion Lands Act. He said: This is the Bill I referred to a few days ago. I want it to be consolidated with the other Bill that is now in committee. The object is to include soldiers who have served in the armies of the United States in the same rank with soldiers of the Allies as regards homesteading privileges. The United States being an associated power they were held not to be so included.
Motion agreed to and Bill read the first time.
.HULL AND MONTREAL HIGHWAY.
On the Orders of the Day:
RAILWAY CARS HELD IN THE UNITED STATES.