June 18, 1934

QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk). Questions


RUSSIAN GASOLINE

LIB

Mr. DESLAURIERS:

Liberal

1. Is it true that a ship containing a cargo of Russian gasoline is moored in Montreal harbour at the present time?

2. Is it true that the parties in charge of such ship are offering such gasoline at 7 cents per gallon?

3. Is it true that the authorities are delaying the unloading of such cargo, and what reasons are advanced for the delay in unloading?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RUSSIAN GASOLINE
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CON

Mr. MATTHEWS: (Minister of National Revenue)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Not so far as known to Department of National Revenue.

2. Answered by No. 1.

3. Answered by No. 1.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RUSSIAN GASOLINE
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PRICE SPREADS

LIB

Paul-Arthur Séguin

Liberal

Mr. SEGUIN:

In view of the revelations arising out of the "Stevens" inquiry with respect to the enormous profits which certain companies have made as a result of their dealings with the tobacco growers, shall the government put a stop to such a state of affairs, in the interests of the grower and the consumer?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PRICE SPREADS
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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:

I should think this question should be stricken out. No report has been made, and the matter is still before the committee.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PRICE SPREADS
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MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

LIB

Peter John Veniot

Liberal

Mr. VENIOT (for Mr. Casgrain):

For a copy of all correspondence, telegrams, letters, and other documents exchanged between the Department of Indian Affairs and all persons in the province of Quebec, with respect to the administration of the Indian reservation at Mingan and the Indian superintendent in that locality, since the year 1930 to date.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Sub-subtopic:   MINGAN INDIAN RESERVE
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UNEMPLOYMENT RELIEF-LAKE ST. JOHN

CON

Joseph Léonard Duguay

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DUGHAY:

For a copy of the schedules of works approved by the federal government under the Relief Act. 1933, for the county of Lake St. John, showing the dates on which such schedules were received and approved, the accounts received with respect to each schedule, the dates on which such accounts were received and the dates on which payment of same were made to the province.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   UNEMPLOYMENT RELIEF-LAKE ST. JOHN
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DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT


On the orders of the day:


LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Liberal

Right Hon. W. L. MACKENZIE KING (Leader of the Opposition):

May I ask the Minister of Justice when the house may expect to have English and French copies of the Franchise bill?

[The Chairman.]

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
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CON

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

Conservative (1867-1942)

Hon. HUGH GUTHRIE (Minister of Justice) :

I have a copy of it; it is down now.

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

It has not been distributed. I understand the copy has come only in English.

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
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CON

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

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. GUTHRIE:

The French copy is here, too.

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
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IND

Alan Webster Neill

Independent

Mr. NEILL:

I inquired a couple of hours ago, and was told that the English copies would not be ready until to-morrow morning.

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
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CON

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

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. GUTHRIE:

I got my information from the clerk only a few moments ago stating that they were available now.

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
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June 18, 1934