April 10, 1924

CON

Mr. BLACK (Halifax):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What is the total expenditure to date on the Port Joli-Sable Road, Nova Scotia, reported to the Dominion government by the government of Nova Scotia?

2. What is the total amount of expenditure in respect to which the Dominion government paid forty per cent as federal aid?

3. What is the total amount of federal aid to date paid to the Nova Scotia government on account of said road ?

4. Is the Nova Scotia government claiming any additional payment? If so, what amount?

5. Is it the intention of the Dominion government to make any additional payment? If so, what amount?

6. Is the matter a closed transaction as far as the Dominion government is concerned ?

7. Por what reasons did the Dominion government refuse to pay the government of Nova Scotia forty per cent of the total expenditure made on said road by the government of Nova Scotia?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PORT JOLI-SABLE ROAD
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LIB

Hon. Mr. GRAHAM: (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Liberal

1. $185,942.96 as stated by province.

2. $123,759.28.

3. $49,503.71.

4. No information.

5. Final payment certificate has been issued by engineer.

6. Yes.

7. Payment of federal subsidy restricted to provisions of Canada Highways Act and regulations.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PORT JOLI-SABLE ROAD
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ST MARGARET'S BAY ROAD

CON

Mr. BLACK (Halifax):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What is the total expenditure to date on the St. Margaret's Bay Road, Nova Scotia, reported to the Dominion government by the government of Nova Scotia ?

2. What is the total amount of expenditure in respect to which the Dominion government paid forty per cent as federal aid ?

3. What is the total amount of federal aid to date paid to the Nova Scotia government on account of said road ?

4. Is the Nova Scotia government claiming any additional payment? If so, what amount?

5. Is it the intention of the Dominion government to make any additional payment? If so, what amount?

6. Is the matter a closed transaction as far as the Dominion government is concerned ?

7. For what reasons did the Dominion government refuse to pay the government of Nova Scotia forty per cent of the total expenditure made on "said road by the government of Nova Scotia?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ST MARGARET'S BAY ROAD
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LIB

Hon. Mr. GRAHAM: (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Liberal

1. $484,853.89 as stated by province.

Questions as Orders

2. $340,228.72.

3. $136,091.49.

4. No information.

5. No.

6. Yes.

7. Payment of federal subsidy restricted to

provisions of Canada Highways Act and regulations. -

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ST MARGARET'S BAY ROAD
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GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES

CON

Mr. MAYBEE:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How many passenger automobiles have been purchased by the government in each of the years 1922, 1923, 1924?

2. What make of car was purchased and the cost in each case ?

3. How many are kept in the city of Ottawa?

4. What was the cost of upkeep in 1923 of such cars in the city of Ottawa?

5. What was the cost of upkeep in 1923 of such cars outside the city of Ottawa?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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CON

Mr. CHAPLIN:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How many motor cars have been purchased by the government for the use of ministers since January 1, 1922?

2. What are their makes and models, and what was the cost of each car?

3. Who enjoys the sole use of each of these cars?

4. From whom were these cars purchased?

5. How many cars bought prior to January 1, 1922, are still in use, and by whom in each case?

6. If new cars were purchased within the period mentioned, what disposal was made of old cars, and what did they bring in each case when sold?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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LIB

Mr. BENOIT:

Liberal

1. What amount did the government spend in the purchase of automobiles for use of the different departments, at Ottawa, for the years 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921 respectively?

2. To what departments were these automobiles assigned during said years?

3. What was the cost to Canada during the said respective years for (a) the wages of chauffeurs for said departmental automobiles; (b) the uniforms and gloves of chauffeurs; (c) the upkeep and repairs of said automobiles; (d) the purchase of gasoline, oil, tires, etc. ?

4. Did the automobile service give satisfaction to those using them?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Liberal

Right Hon. Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

The foregoing questions, deal with the same subject. I should like to suggest that the three questions be combined and stand as an order for a return.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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CON

James Dew Chaplin

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. CHAPLIN:

In reference to the question, standing in my name, the Minister of Railways and I have arranged that it shall stand in the meantime.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

The question

my hon. friend refers' to relates to contracts for railway ties. This is a different subject altogether.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS

GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES

CON

Mr. MAYBEE:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How many passenger automobiles have been purchased by the government in each of the years 1922, 1923, 1924?

2. What make of car was purchased and the cost in each sase?

3. How many are kept in the city of Ottawa?

4. What was the cost of upkeep in 1923 of such cars in the city of Ottawa?

5. What was the cost of upkeep in 1923 of such cars outside the city of Ottawa?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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CON

Mr. CHAPLIN:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How many motor cars have been purchased by the government for the use of ministers since January 1, 1922?

2. What are their makes and models, and what was the cost of each car?

3. Who enjoys the sole use of each of these cars?

4. From whom were these cars purchased?

5. How many cars bought prior to January 1, 1922, are still in use, and by whom in each case?

6. If new cars were purchased within the period mentioned, what disposal was made of old cars, and what did they bring in each case when sold?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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LIB

Mr. BENOIT:

Liberal

1. What amount did the government spend in the purchase of automobiles for use of the different departments, at Ottawa, for the years 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921 respectively?

2. To what departments were these automobiles assigned during said years?

3. What was the cost to Canada during the said respective years for (a) the wages of chauffeurs for said departmental automobiles; (b) the uniforms and gloves of chauffeurs; (c) the upkeep and repairs of said automobiles; (d) the purchase of gasoline, oil, tires, etc.?

4. Did the automobile service give satisfaction to those using them?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT AUTOMOBILES
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GRANTS TO EXHIBITIONS

CON

Mr. CHURCH:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What are the total revenues of the government from the city of Toronto, including the Canadian National Railways, for the past three years, from (a) Post Office; (b) Customs and Excise; (c) Income Tax; (d) Sales Tax; (e) other federal revenues than the above; (f) the revenues of Canadian National Railways ( Toronto ) ?

2. What have been the grants to the Canadian National Exhibition and the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair for the past four years?

3. What sums have been spent within and without Canada on Fall Fairs and Exhibitions for the past four years, and for this year?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GRANTS TO EXHIBITIONS
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MIGRANTS FROM CANADA TO UNITED STATES

April 10, 1924