March 11, 1936

LIB

Louis Édouard Fernand Rinfret (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. RINFRET:

Return tabled herewith.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GEORGE WILSON
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INSPECTORS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

LIB

Mr. HANSON:

Liberal

1. How many inspectors are there in British Columbia under the following headings (a) seed; (b) feed; (e) grain; (d) fruit; (e) dairy?

2. What are the names, addresses and' salary, respectively, of such inspectors, and what territory is covered by each?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   INSPECTORS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA
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LIB

Louis Édouard Fernand Rinfret (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. RINFRET:

Return tabled herewith.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   INSPECTORS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA
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MOTION FOR PAPERS

NORMANDIN MUNICIPAL CORPORATION-POST OFFICE

LIB

Armand Sylvestre

Liberal

Mr. SYLYESTRE:

For a copy of all correspondence, reports, telegrams and other documents exchanged during 1935 and 1936 between the Minister of Public Works and the municipal corporation of Normandin, regarding a proposed lease in connection with a post office.

Topic:   MOTION FOR PAPERS
Subtopic:   NORMANDIN MUNICIPAL CORPORATION-POST OFFICE
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CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS

LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Right Hon. W. L. MACKENZIE KING (Prime Minister):

I beg to move, seconded by Mr. Dunning:

That the fiscal treatment accorded to goods, the produce or manufacture of the United States of America, by the trade agreement between Canada and the United States of America, signed at Washington, November 15, 1935, be agreed to so that there may be introduced a bill giving the said trade agreement the force of law in Canada.

Topic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS
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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

Should not the motion be that it be referred to the committee of ways and means?

Topic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS
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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

Yes; I was

going to move that the agreement be referred to the committee of ways and means.

Topic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS
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LIB

Walter Edward Foster (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

Mr. Mackenzie King

moves, seconded by Mr. Dunning, that the resolution be referred to the committee of ways and means.

Topic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS
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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

I think the correct method is to move that the Speaker do now leave the chair for the house to resolve itself into committee of ways and means "to consider the following resolution."

Topic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS
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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

I am advised by the clerk that the procedure I adopted at the outset is correct, that after the resolution is carried, I then move that the house go into committee of ways and means to consider the resolution.

Topic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES TRADE AGREEMENT PROPOSED AGREEMENT TO FISCAL TREATMENT ACCORDED TO UNITED STATES PRODUCTS
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Motion agreed to.


SALARY DEDUCTION ACT


Hon. CHARLES A. DUNNING (Minister of Finance) moved: That it is expedient to bring in a measure to authorize a deduction of five per cent from the amount of certain salaries or other compensations or indemnities payable by the government of Canada during the fiscal year ending the 31st March, 1937.


LIB

Walter Edward Foster (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

Mr. Dunning moves, seconded by Mr. Crerar, that the house resolve itself into committee of the whole on the said resolution. Is it the pleasure of the house to adopt the motion?

Mr. JEAN-FRANCOIS POULIOT (Temis-couata): No, sir, and I will tell you why I object to this motion.

Topic:   SALARY DEDUCTION ACT
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LIB

Walter Edward Foster (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

Order. I draw to the attention of the hon. member the fact that this motion is not debatable.

Topic:   SALARY DEDUCTION ACT
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LIB

Jean-François Pouliot

Liberal

Mr. POULIOT:

Then why do you say, is it carried? I say it is not carried; I am ready to object to it on serious grounds, and now you prevent me from expressing my views on it.

Topic:   SALARY DEDUCTION ACT
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March 11, 1936