I have the honour to inform the house that I have received the following communication from the Minister of Finance (Mr. Rhodes):
Ottawa, April 11, 1932.
I am informed that the Clerk of the House of Commons and the Comptroller of the Treasury have discussed the transfer of accounting staffs and are in agreement.
Therefore, under the authority of P.C. 14/360, dated March 10, 1932, and section 36 of the Consolidated Revenue and Audit Act, 1931, I designate the following accounting officers on the staff of the House of Commons to be transferred to the Department of Finance, under the direction and control of the Comptroller of the Treasury, in accordance with the terms given in the order in council already referred to:
Sherwood, B. W., chief accountant, $4,140.
Jarvis, H. A., assistant clerk, $2,340.
Bissonnette, E. A., clerk, grade 3, $1,380.
Edgar N. Rhodes.
The Speaker of the House of Commons,