1. No. All deposits received by the Auditor General under Section 40, subsection 9 of the Dominion Elections Act have been returned to the candidates, as provided by section 72, sub-section 5 of the Dominion Elections Act.
2. One member and one candidate are still expecting refunds of deposits made by them, these being Mr. George Parent, M.P., and Pierre Bertrand, defeated candidate, electoral district of Quebec West.
3. The delay is caused by the returning officer failing to forward the deposits to the Auditor General of Canada as provided by section 40, sub-section 9 of the Dominion Elections Act.
For a return showing a list of the raw materials, with the quantity and value thereof, on which a refund of the duty under the Drawback Act was paid, together with a list of the firms to whom such money was returned. Also a list of the finished articles manufactured from such material and the countries to which they were exported.