February 11, 1937

STANDING ORDERS COMMITTEE


Mr. S. W. JACOBS (Cartier) moved that -the first report of the standing committee on standing orders ibe concurred! in. Motion agreed to.


MARINE AND FISHERIES


Mr. A. E. MacLEAN (Prince) presented the first report of the standing committee on marine and fisheries, and moved that the report be concurred in. Motion agreed to.


QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk).


TONEY RIVER, N.S., BREAKWATER

CON

Mr. BROOKS:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What is the total amount of expenditure in 1936 in respect to breakwater at Toney River, Pictou county, Nova Scotia?

2. Who was the foreman or person in charge of the work?

3. What is the rate of pay allowed such foreman or person in charge; for how many days was he allowed pay; what is the total paid to him?

Questions

4. If any balance remains unpaid, what is the amount of such balance?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TONEY RIVER, N.S., BREAKWATER
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LIB

Mr. CARDIN: (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

1. $6,767.07.

2. W. Scott MacDonald.

3. (a) $4.50 per day; (b) 102 days; (c) $459.

4. District engineer reports a further amount of $80.25 for labour has now been passed for payment.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TONEY RIVER, N.S., BREAKWATER
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NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION

CCF

Mr. DOUGLAS:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. What was the date of appointment of each member of the National Employment Commission ?

2. What was the amount of travelling expenses and living allowance paid to each member?

3. Does the $20 per day salary paid to certain members of the commission include Sundays and holidays?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION
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LIB

Mr. ROGERS: (Minister of Labour)

Liberal

1. May 13, 1936.

2. Travelling expenses Living allowanceName $ $A. B. Purvis A. N. McLean . 1,141 07 Alfred Marois . 603 75 1,843Tom Moore . 228 95 Mrs. M. Sutherland. . 2,151 93 3,439W. A. Mackintosh. . 771 98 1,425E. J. Young . 1,538 25 3,0213. No. They are paid for working days only.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   NATIONAL EMPLOYMENT COMMISSION
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CAPE TORMENTINE-BORDEN CAR FERRY

LIB

Mr. KIRK:

Liberal

1. What were the total receipts from the operation of the car ferry from Cape Tormen-tine to Borden from January 1, 1936, to January 1, 1937?

2. What were the operating costs of the said car ferry between the same dates?

3. What is the amount of the annual interest charges upon the initial cost of the said car ferry and terminals at Borden and Cape Tor-mentine?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CAPE TORMENTINE-BORDEN CAR FERRY
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LIB

Mr. HOWE: (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

1. $96,606.97.

2. $393,846.73.

3. $379,487.25.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CAPE TORMENTINE-BORDEN CAR FERRY
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HARRINGTON EAST, QUE., POST OFFICE

CON

Sir GEORGE PERLEY:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. In what year was the post office at Harrington East, Quebec, first established?

2. Has it been closed?

3. If so, (a) for what reason; (b) did the people using the post office wish to have this done; or (c) did they petition against its being closed?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   HARRINGTON EAST, QUE., POST OFFICE
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LIB

Mr. ELLIOTT (Middlesex): (Postmaster General)

Liberal

1. 1st August, 1856.

2. No.

3. Objections were received in the form of a petition.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   HARRINGTON EAST, QUE., POST OFFICE
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CANDLE LAKE, SASK., POSTMASTER

CCF

Mr. COLDWELL:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. Who is the postmaster at Candle Lake, Saskatchewan?

2. When was the appointment made?

3. Was the position advertised?

4. What is the salary involved?

5. Who carries the mail between Candle Lake post office and Meath Park, Saskatchewan?

6. When did the present carrier begin his duties?

7. Was this work advertised or were tenders invited?

8. If so, who applied, and at what salary or tender ?

9. What is the present carrier being paid?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANDLE LAKE, SASK., POSTMASTER
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February 11, 1937