March 24, 1922


Ml-. CHURCH: 1. Is it the intention of the Government to introduce legislation for uniform daylight saving for the whole of Canada? 2. If not, will the Government through its post offices, customs houses and other federal agencies, adopt hours of daylight saving in municipalities which adopt daylight saving hours?


LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Hon. Mr. FIELDING:

It is not the intention of the Government to introduce legislation requiring uniform action in the matter of daylight saving, but the Government in regard to its official service will adapt itself to the determination of each local community.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DAYLIGHT SAVING
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LONG BRANCH RIFLE RANGE

CON

Samuel Charters

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. CHARTERS:

Is it the intention of the Government or any department thereof, to sell any portion of the property in the township of Toronto, known as the Long Branch Rifle Ranges?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   LONG BRANCH RIFLE RANGE
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LIB

George Perry Graham (Minister of Militia and Defence; Minister of the Naval Service)

Liberal

Hon. Mr. GRAHAM:

The matter has not yet been considered..

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   LONG BRANCH RIFLE RANGE
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THE RIORDON COMPANY

PRO

Andrew Knox

Progressive

Mr. KNOX:

What amount, if any, has been collected by the Taxation Department on the notes tendered by the Riordon Company in payment of their taxes ?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   THE RIORDON COMPANY
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LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Hon. Mr. FIELDING:

None.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   THE RIORDON COMPANY
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GOOD ROADS-ONTARIO

CON

Mr. SIMPSON:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What amount of the grant of $20,000,000 made by the Dominion Government, for good roads, has been paid to the legislature of the province of Ontario?

2. What portion of the amount paid to the province of Ontario has been spent on roads north of the Severn river or that portion of the province commonly called Northern Ontario?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOOD ROADS-ONTARIO
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PRO

Hon. Mr. KENNEDY:

Progressive

1. To date the sum of $1,317,508.61 of such grant has been paid to Ontario.

2. The province has not filed for approval under the Federal Highways Act any project for highway construction north of the Severn river. Roads in Northern Ontario are built and, where necessary, maintained by the Colonization Roads Branch of the Ontario Government, which is distinct from the Ontario Highways Branch.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOOD ROADS-ONTARIO
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QUESTION STANDING AS ORDER FOR RETURN

PRO

Thomas George McBride

Progressive

Mr. McBRIDE:

What amount of money has been spent by the Federal Government in harbour improvements of all kinds in each of the ports of Quebec, Montreal, Halifax, St. John, New Brunswick, Victoria, Vancouver and Prince Rupert, during the years 1900 to 1921, inclusive?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTION STANDING AS ORDER FOR RETURN
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NEWSPAPER EXTRACTS BARRED FROM QUESTIONS

LIB

Hewitt Bostock (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

In reference to the ques. tion relating to Lighthouses and Wireless Telegraphs I wish to convey the information to new members of the House that it is not permissible to quote press extracts in questions. In the present case the extract was originally much longer but was reduced by the hon. member for Temiscouata (Mr. Gauvreau). The usages of the House, hon. members will understand, require that extracts from newspapers should be elimin ated from questions.

Topic:   NEWSPAPER EXTRACTS BARRED FROM QUESTIONS
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UNOPPOSED MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

LIB

Lewis Herbert Martell

Liberal

Mr. MARTELL:

For a copy of all letters telegrams, petitions, accounts and all other documents in possession of, or under the control of the Government of Canada, relating to the musical instruments of the 112 th Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force.

Topic:   NEWSPAPER EXTRACTS BARRED FROM QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   UNOPPOSED MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
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CON

Arthur Meighen (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MEIGHEN:

For a copy of all correspondence, telegrams and other documents exchanged between the Department of Immigration and Colonization or any of its officers or employees, and W. A. Rae, and Mr. Crandall, representing the department, or between said department and any one else relating to the case of Lee Holland and the question of his deportation.

Topic:   NEWSPAPER EXTRACTS BARRED FROM QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   UNOPPOSED MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
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CON

Arthur Meighen (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MEIGHEN:

For a copy of all correspondence, telegrams and other documents exchanged between the Minister of Marine and Fisheries and the Harbour Commissioners at Quebec or any of them, since the taking of office of the present Government.

Topic:   NEWSPAPER EXTRACTS BARRED FROM QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   UNOPPOSED MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
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March 24, 1922