The house in committee of ways and means, Mr. LaVergne in the chair.
Customs tariff-184. "Newspapers and weekly
literary papers, unbound, tailors', milliners', and mantlemakers' fashion plates, when imported in single copies in sheet form with periodical trade journals: British preferential tariff, free; intermediate tariff, free; general tariff, free.
Customs tariff-184a. Periodical publications, in the English or the French language, consisting of magazines or fiction, unbound or paperbound, per pound: general tariff, 15 cents.
Provided, that the governor in council may from time to time by order in council exempt from the duties specified in this item such of the periodical publications herein referred to as are deemed by the governor in council to be of a religious, educational or scientific character.
Provided, further, that the rates of duty specified in this item shall not have force or effect until July 1, 1931.
Provided, further, that nothing in this item shall affect in any way the provisions of item 1201 of schedule C to the customs tariff.
Ways and Means-Customs Tariff