I have the honour to transmit to the house the following message from the deputy assistant secretary of the Governor General:
Ottawa, May 16, 1934.
Sir,-I have the honour to inform you that the right hon. Sir Lyman P. Duff, chief justice of Canada, acting as deputy of His Excellency the Governor General, will proceed to the Senate chamber to-day at 5 p.m. for the purpose of giving the royal assent to certain bills.
I have the honour to be, sir,
Your obedient servant,
F. L. C. Pereira,
Deputy Assistant Secretary to the Governor General.