March 17, 1937

QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS

OLD AGE PENSIONS ACT-EXTENSION TO AGE SIXTY-FIVE

LIB

Mr. FERLAND:

Liberal

1. What would be the approximate additional number of pensioners of the state, if the

[The Speaker.]

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LIB

Mr. FERLAND:

Liberal

1. What are the amounts of the subsidies

which the federal government has granted to the province of Quebec during each of the past five years in the following categories: (a) agriculture; (b) colonization: (c) fisheries; (d)

education; (e) public works and unemployment relief, etc.?

2. What is the amount of farm loans, (a) approved to date; (b) granted, in the province of Quebec, by the Canadian Farm Loan Board?

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GOVERNMENT PAYMENTS TO INDIVIDUALS AND FIRMS IN NOVA SCOTIA

LIB

Mr. PURDY:

Liberal

1. What sums of money were paid to the following individuals and firms by the Dominion of Canada during the years 1930 to 1936 inclusive: (a) George C. Nowlan, barrister, Wolf-ville, Nova Scotia; (b) Parsons Limited; (c) Albert Parsons, retired lumberman; (d) Ralph Parsons, and (e) Arthur Parsons, contractors, Windsor (or Walton), Hants county, Nova Scotia; (f) Windsor Tribune Publishing Company Limited; (g) Mrs. P. M. (Jean U.) Fielding; (h) Miss Antoinette Forbes, Windsor, Nova Scotia; (i) Leonard W. Fraser, barrister, Halifax, Nova Scotia?

2. For what services, in each case, were moneys paid to these individuals and firms, and by what departments of the government?

3. What parts, if any, of the accounts of these individuals and firms against the Dominion of Canada were disallowed, and, in each case, why?

4. What accounts, or parts of accounts, of these individuals and firms against the dominion have not been paid?

Wheat Board-Mr. Perley

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
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MOTION FOR PAPERS

MR. H. B. WALKER

LIB

Walter Edward Foster (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

Mr. Fair moves, seconded by Mr. Coldwell:

For a copy of the complaint or charge laid against Mr. H. B. Walker of Wainwright by Mr. Francis H. Morcom. Also a copy of the evidence given at the investigation held by Mr. Gariepy at Wainwright in September, 1936.

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LIB

Ernest Lapointe (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. LAPOINTE (Quebec East):

Will my hon. friend state what department is concerned with this matter?

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SC

Archibald Hugh Mitchell

Social Credit

Mr. MITCHELL:

The hon. member is not in the house.

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LIB

TORONTO POSTAL EMPLOYEES


On the orders of the day:


CON

Harry Gladstone Clarke

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. H. G. CLARKE (Rosedale):

Mr. Speaker, I should like to direct a question to the Postmaster General (Mr. Elliott) in reference to a request I made for the names and addresses of the temporary post office employees in the city of Toronto. The Postmaster General said he would let me have this information, and I should like to know when I may expect it.

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LIB

John Campbell Elliott (Postmaster General)

Liberal

Hon. J. C. ELLIOTT (Postmaster General):

I understand that the list is in course of preparation, and I hope to be able to give my hon. friend the names very shortly, though I cannot say just when.

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CON

Harry Gladstone Clarke

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. CLARKE (Rosedale):

As this will be a short session I should like to have this information as soon as possible.

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LIB

John Campbell Elliott (Postmaster General)

Liberal

Mr. ELLIOTT (Middlesex):

I will look into the matter.

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WAYS AND MEANS

AMENDMENT TO MOTION OF MINISTER OF FINANCE

March 17, 1937