June 25, 1925

LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

Yes.

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LIB

Arthur Bliss Copp (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. COPP:

Mr. Chairman, I move that

the committee rise and report progress.

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PRO

William John Ward

Progressive

Mr. WARD:

Are we to understand from

the words of the Prime Minister a few moments ago that according to the act as it rs at the present time-

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LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

This motion is not

debatable, but if the hon. gentleman wishes to put a question perhaps the committee will give unanimous consent.

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PRO

Henry Elvins Spencer

Progressive

Mr. SPENCER:

Mr. Chairman, who moved that the committee rise and report progress?

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LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

The Secretary of State (Mr. Copp).

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PRO
LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

Shall the motion carry?

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PRO

William John Ward

Progressive

Mr. WARD:

May I ask my question, Mr. Chairman?

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LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

No, it is too late. I

gave the hon. gentleman a couple of opportunities.

Progress reported.

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DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR


The House in committee of Supply, Mr. Gordon in the chair. Labour-administration, Employment Offices, Coordination Act, $35,000.


LAB

William Irvine

Labour

Mr. IRVINE:

I understood that under the rules of the House when a conference was being held between the Senate anid the House of Commons the whole House automatically suspended, yet we have just reported to the

Supply-Labour

House, although the 'conference is now proceeding.

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LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

That matter was dealt with nearly an hour ago by the ruling I gave.

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LAB
LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

The hon. member is out of order. I have given a ruling and I do not intend to review it.

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PRO

Robert Gardiner

Progressive

Mir. GARDINER:

On the point of order that has been raised by the hon. member for East Calgary-

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LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

No point of order has been raised. We are on item 255 of the estimates. I intend to adhere to the ruling I have given.

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PRO

Robert Gardiner

Progressive

Mr. GARDINER:

Would the Chairman cite his authority for that ruling?

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LIB

George Newcombe Gordon (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Liberal

The CHAIRMAN:

I gave the authority at the time.

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June 25, 1925