November 14, 1932

BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE

ADJOURNMENT OF PRESENT SESSION UNTIL JANUARY 30, 1933

CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Right Hon. R. B. BENNETT (Prime Minister) moved:

That when this house rises for an extended adjournment of the present session, it stand adjourned until Monday, the 30 th January, 1933, at three o'clock in the afternoon.

Topic:   BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE
Subtopic:   ADJOURNMENT OF PRESENT SESSION UNTIL JANUARY 30, 1933
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Motion agreed to.


THURSDAY EVENING ADJOURNMENT UNTIL FRIDAY AT 10.30 A.M.

CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

I would also move, with

the consent of the house, that when the house adjourns at six o'clock on Thursday next it stand adjourned until Friday morning at 10.30.

Topic:   THURSDAY EVENING ADJOURNMENT UNTIL FRIDAY AT 10.30 A.M.
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Motion agreed to.


UNEMPLOYMENT RELIEF

CON

Wesley Ashton Gordon (Minister of Immigration and Colonization; Minister of Labour; Minister of Mines)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Hon. W. A. GORDON (Minister of Labour) :

I desire to table certain orders in

council passed pursuant to the relief measures, all referring to the payment of money.

Questions

Topic:   UNEMPLOYMENT RELIEF
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QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk).


N. D. MURRAY

LIB

Mr. DUFF:

Liberal

1. How many investigations have been made by N. D. Murray into the conduct of public officials in Nova Scotia since August, 1930?

2. In how many cases did the said commissioner report a finding of political partisanship?

3. How many officials were dismissed on said reports?

4. What is the total amount received by the said N. D. Murray: (a) for services; (b) for travelling and other expenses?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   N. D. MURRAY
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CON

Sir GEORGE PERLEY: (Minister Without Portfolio)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. 61.

2. 50.

3. 39.

4. (a) 13,063; (b) $3,357.02.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   N. D. MURRAY
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GOVERNMENT GRAIN PURCHASES

LIB

Mr. CASGRAIN:

Liberal

1. Has the government directly or indirectly purchased grain in the Winnipeg or any other market ?

2. If so, what is the cost of the grain so purchased?

3. Under what statutory authority were such purchases made?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT GRAIN PURCHASES
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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

With respect to this question, Mr. Speaker, I propose to make a short statement, which perhaps might be done before the orders of the day are called.

3.

Alberta

British Columbia.. ..

Manitoba

Ontario

Saskatchewan

Northwest Territories

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GOVERNMENT GRAIN PURCHASES
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BEAUHARNOIS QUE.,-POSTMASTER, DISMISSAL

LIB

Mr. RAYMOND:

Liberal

1. Who acted as inquiring commissioner in connection with the dismissal of Oscar Duquette as postmaster of the town of Beauharnois?

2. Was he assisted by counsel? If so, who acted in that capacity?

3. What was the amount of: (a) the account presented by the inquiring commissioner in connection with this inquiry; (b) the account presented by counsel who assisted the inquiring commissioner?

4. What was the total cost of this inquiry?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BEAUHARNOIS QUE.,-POSTMASTER, DISMISSAL
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CON

Mr. SAUVE: (Postmaster General)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. C. A. Pariseault, K.C.

2. No, but Ludger Codebecq, K.C., represented the postmaster and J. E. C. Bumbray, K.C., the complainants.

3. (a) 180.40; (b) Counsels were paid by the parties they represented.

4. $77.40.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BEAUHARNOIS QUE.,-POSTMASTER, DISMISSAL
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November 14, 1932