February 26, 1925

LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

There is no such provision in the bill.

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Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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IND

William Findlay Maclean

Independent Conservative

Mr. MACLEAN (York):

Then why is there this unrest over it? Has any order in council been passed in the matter?

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Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

No order in council having any relation to the canteen fund has been passed by this government. There is no provision in the legislation which is contemplated that relates to the apportionment of $100,000 to the Veterans' Alliance in Canada.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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CON

Arthur Meighen (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MEIGHEN:

I am very anxious to be clear in the matter. As I understand the minister, he says that the government does not propose to introduce any legislation similar to what is embodied in the act of last year?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

The government does, yes.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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CON

Arthur Meighen (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MEIGHEN:

Oh, the government does?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

Yes.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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IND

William Findlay Maclean

Independent Conservative

Mr. MACLEAN (York):

But not along

the line of the suggestion in this telegram?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

Not at all. There was no

provision in the bill of last year for the payment of $100,000 to the Dominion Veterans' Alliance.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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CON

James Arthurs

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. ARTHURS:

And no order in council

has been passed along similar lines?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

No.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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CON

Richard Burpee Hanson

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. R. B. HANSON (York-Sunbury):

I

would like to ask the government if the appointment of a special committee on pensions and soldiers' civil re-establishment is contemplated for the present session?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

No.

Divorce

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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CON

John Arthur Clark

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. J. A. CLARK:

(Burrard): When is it contemplated that legislation in regard to pensions, soldiers' civil re-establishment and such other matters will be introduced?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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LIB

Henri Sévérin Béland (Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment; Minister presiding over the Department of Health)

Liberal

Mr. BELAND:

The legislation to which my hon. friend refers will be introduced very shortly. Probably notice will be given next week.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SOLDIERS' PENSIONS
Sub-subtopic:   FORTHCOMING LEGISLATION ON CANTEEN FUND AND CIVIL RE-ESTABLISHMENT
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BETTING INFORMATION


On the Orders of the Day:


PRO

Thomas Edwin Ross

Progressive

Mr. T. E. ROSS (North Simcoe):

I would like to ask the government whether they intend at this session to bring in legislation similar to that passed in this House two years ago and amended in the Senate dealing with the handbook evil.

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Subtopic:   BETTING INFORMATION
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LIB

Ernest Lapointe (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Liberal

Hon. ERNEST LAPOINTE (Minister of Justice):

Yes, it is the intention of the government to reintroduce this year the amendment to the Criminal Code which was adopted by the House of Commons two years ago and rejected by the Senate, dealing with the subject mentioned by my hon. friend.

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Subtopic:   BETTING INFORMATION
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DIVORCE

February 26, 1925