May 25, 1932

IMMIGRATION ACT AMENDMENT

LAB

James Shaver Woodsworth

Labour

Mr. J. S. WOODSWORTH (Winnipeg North Centre):

Mr. Speaker, may I move for the introduction of this bill on behalf of my colleague, the hon. member for North Winnipeg (Mr. Heaps) ?

Topic:   IMMIGRATION ACT AMENDMENT
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CON

Pierre Édouard Blondin (Speaker of the Senate)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPEAKER:

The hon. member in whose name the bill appears upon the order paper will have to make the application himself.

Order stands.

Questions

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CRIMINAL CODE AMENDMENT

CON

Hugh Guthrie (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Hon. HUGH GUTHRIE (Minister of Justice) :

Mr. Speaker, I have decided not to proceed with this bill, and with the consent of the house I ask that it be dropped.

Bill withdrawn.

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QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk).


MR. VICTOR GARIEPY

CON

Mr. TETREAULT:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How long has Mr. Victor Gariepy, veterinary surgeon of Waterloo, Quebec, been in the employ of the Dominion government?

2. On what date did he pass the examinations?

3. Was he qualified as a veterinary surgeon?

4. If so, on what date?

5. Is he, at present, in the employ of the Dominion government, in county of Shefford, if not, is he permitted to carry out tuberculine test on cattle, in the county?

6. Was Mr. Langevin authorized by the government to employ Mr. Victor Gariepy?

7. If so, by whom was he authorized?

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Subtopic:   MR. VICTOR GARIEPY
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CON

Mr. WEIR (Melfort): (Minister of Agriculture)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Dr. Victor Gariepy was employed in the Health of Animals Branch, Department of Agriculture, during the following periods:

March 5, 1928, to September 30, 1928.

November 14, 1928, to January 31, 1930.

June 9, 1930, to September 8, 1930.

2. He passed the civil service examination for veterinary inspectors in April, 1922, and was offered a position in August of the same year but did not accept it. He is not eligible for permanent appointment now; not until he passes the examinations again.

3. Yes. He was a graduate of the University of Montreal.

4. 1918.

5. No. Dr. Gariepy is an accredited veterinarian and as such can test cattle for export to the United States but his certificates must be endorsed by a veterinary inspector of the Health of Animals Branch for acceptance by the American authorities. He, in common with other accredited veterinarians, is remunerated for his services by the live stock owner engaging him to conduct the test.

6. See 5.

7. See 5.

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Subtopic:   MR. VICTOR GARIEPY
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CAPE ST. IGNACE, QUE., POST OFFICE

LIB

Mr. FAFARD:

Liberal

1. Has the municipality of Cape St. Ignace, Quebec, requested that the premises of the post office be in the parish hall?

2. If so, what are the reasons for the delay in carrying out the request of the municipality?

3. Why is not that post office occupied at present by the postmaster?

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Subtopic:   CAPE ST. IGNACE, QUE., POST OFFICE
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CON

Mr. SAUVE: (Postmaster General)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2 and 3. The postmaster at Cap St. Ignace is required to provide post office quarters out of the remuneration he receives from the department. Post office now in charge of an acting postmaster, who keeps post office in quarters he provides himself-and which are satisfactory.

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Subtopic:   CAPE ST. IGNACE, QUE., POST OFFICE
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RADIO LICENCE FEES

CON

Mr. WHITE (London):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How many radio receiving set owners paid the licence fee in 1929, 1930 and 1931, in each of the following cities, Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, London and Windsor, Ontario?

2. Are firms selling receiving sets required to report separate sales to the department when such sales are made?

3. If so, how many sales were reported in the above cities in each of the years 1929, 1930 and 1931?

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Subtopic:   RADIO LICENCE FEES
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CON

Mr. DURANLEAU: (Minister of Fisheries; Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. 1929-30 Fiscal years 1930-31 1931-32Ottawa.. . . .. 9,528 12,226 15,073Toronto. . . .. 61,S63 81,073 83,094Hamilton. .. 15.490 17.593 20,391London. . .. 8.888 9,815 9,898Windsor. . . .. 9,447 10,644 9,4402. No, but draft regulations in this regard are under consideration.3. Answered by No. 2.

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Subtopic:   RADIO LICENCE FEES
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UNOPPOSED MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

LIB

James Layton Ralston

Liberal

Mr. RALSTON:

For a return respecting the supply of coal used in public buildings in the maritime provinces for the year 1931-32, showing the name of the contractor, the location of the public building concerned, the quantity of coal, the date of the contract and the price paid.

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Subtopic:   UNOPPOSED MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Sub-subtopic:   PUBLIC BUILDINGS, MARITIME PROVINCES- COAL CONSUMPTION
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MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

LIB

Joseph Philippe Baby Casgrain

Liberal

Mr. CASGRAIN:

For a copy of all correspondence, letters, telegrams, petitions and other documents in connection with the contract to be awarded by the trade and commerce department, for the ferry-boat service between Ile-aux-Coudres and Les Eboulements, in the county of Charlevoix, since the 1st of January, 1932, together with the evidence taken in writing of all the witnesses heard at the hearing held by Mr. F. E. Bawden, of the trade and commerce department, at Baie St-Paul, in the month of

St. Lawrence Waterway

May, 1932, and his report upon such matter to the minister, and the decision arrived at by the minister.

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Subtopic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Sub-subtopic:   ILE AUX COUDRES-I.ES EBOULEMENTS FERRY SERVICE
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May 25, 1932