ASCENSION DAT AND VICTORIA DAT ADJOURNMENTS
On the order for motions:
On the orders of the day:
Miss AGNES C. MACPHAIL (Grey-Bruce): Mr. Speaker, may I ask the Minister of Justice (Mr. Lapointe) when he expects to be able to name the commissioner on the royal commission for the investigation of penitentiaries to fill the vacancy caused by the deeply regretted death of Harry W. Anderson?
BRITISH NORTH AMERICA ACT
PROPOSED AMENDMENT RELATING TO TAXATION AND GUARANTEE OF PROVINCIAL DEBTS
The house resumed from Thursday, May 14, consideration of the motion of the Minister of Justice (Mr. Lapointe) for an address to His Majesty the King praying that a measure be submitted to the parliament of Great Britain and Ireland to amend the British North America Act with respect to taxation and guarantee of provincial debts.