CONCURRENCE IN SENATE AMENDMENT
Hon. NORMAN McL. ROGERS (Acting Minister of Trade and Commerce) moved the second reading of and concurrence in the amendment made by the Senate to Bill No. 4, to amend the Weights and Measures Act.
Motion agreed to; amendment read the second time and concurred in.
Combines Investigation Act
CANADIAN RED CROSS SOCIETY ACT
CONCURRENCE IN SENATE AMENDMENTS
Hon. IAN MACKENZIE (Minister of National Defence) moved the second reading of and concurrence in amendments made by the Senate to Bill No. 14, to amend the Canadian Red Cross Society Act.
He said: Two small amendments are suggested. The first is to correct a typographical error, and the second is, in accordance with the suggestion made by my right hon. friend when the bill was before this house, to substitute the word "granted" for the word "given."
Motion agreed to; amendments read the second time and concurred in.
COMBINES INVESTIGATION ACT
PROVISION FOR ADMINISTRATION BY COMMISSIONER UNDER MINISTER OF LABOUR
Hon. NORMAN McL. ROGERS (Minister of Labour) moved that the house go into committee to consider the following proposed resolution:
That it is expedient to introduce a measure to amend and consolidate the Combines Investigation Act and amending act of 1935, to provide for the administration of the act under the Minister of Labour by an officer to be known as the commissioner of the combines act, for the investigation of alleged combines by the commissioner, and for the appointment of such a commissioner, special commissioners and assistants; and to provide salaries, remuneration and expenses therefor.