April 16, 1924

PRIVATE BILL

FIRST READING


Bill No. 60, to incorporate The Life Underwriters' Association of Canada.-Mr. McKay.


MEMORIAL TO LATE BOWMAN B. LAW

LIB

Hewitt Bostock (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

I have the honour to announce that on Thursday the 24th day of April-when the House resumes its sittings- at 2.15 in the afternoon the memorial tablet in the lobby of the House of Commons to the late Bowman B. Law, M.P., will be unveiled. As hon. members are aware, Mr. Law met his death in the fire which destroyed the parliament buildings on February 3, 1916.

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REPORT PRESENTED


First report of the select standing committee on Railways, Canals and Telegraph Lines- Mr. Cahill.


PENSIONS, INSURANCE AND RE-ESTABISHMENT COMMITTEE

LIB

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

Liberal

Right Hon. W. L. MACKENZIE KING (Prime Minister):

Mr. Speaker, I beg to move that the name of Miss Macphail be added to the special committee on Soldiers' Pensions Insurance and Re-establishment.

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Motion agreed to. Questions


EASTER ADJOURNMENT

LIB

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

Liberal

Right Hon. W. L. MACKENZIE KING (Prime Minister):

In accordance with the notice I gave last night, I beg to move that the resolution adopted on the 26th March last in respect to the adjournment from Wednesday the 16th to Tuesday the 22nd of April be rescinded, and that it be resolved that when the House adjourns this day it do stand adjourned until Thursday the 24th instant.

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LIB

AUDITOR GENERAL'S REPORT

LIB

James Alexander Robb (Minister of Immigration and Colonization)

Liberal

Hon. J. A. ROBB (Acting Minister of Finance) :

I beg to move that the Auditor General's report for the year ending March 31st, 1923, and the public accounts of Canada for the year ending March 31st, 1923, be referred to the select standing committee on Public Accounts.

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Motion agreed to. UNITED CHURCH OF CANADA Mr. PRESTON ELLIOTT (Dundas): I desire to present a petition signed by a number of people in the county of Dundas in favour of church union; also a petition signed by the members and adherents of St. Paul's Church, Winchester, in opposition to church union; also a petition signed by members and adherents of Knox Presbyterian Church, Iroquois, in opposition to church union.


LIB

James Palmer Rankin

Liberal

Mr. J. P. RANKIN (North Perth):

I desire to present a petition from members of the Session of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Stratford, in favour of church union.

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THE HOME BANK

PRO

Archie Latimer Hodgins

Progressive

Mr. A. L. HODGINS (East Middlesex):

I uosire to present a petition from 1,046 depositors of the Home Bank praying that they be indemnified for their losses.

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PRO

John Morrison

Progressive

Mr. JOHN MORRISON (Weyburn):

I

beg to present a petition signed by 200 depositors of the Home Bank in Weyburn constituency praying that this government take whatever action is necessary to ensure depositors full payment of their deposits.

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April 16, 1924