April 4, 1938

CON

Mr. BARBER:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Has the $35,000 passed as item 218 (page

51, estimates 1937-38), been expended?

2. If so, to whom was payment made from the vote, and what amount to each?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   THE CORONATION-EXPENSES OF CANADA'S REPRESENTATION AND CONTINGENT
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CON

Mr. BARBER:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Has the $197,000 passed as item 249 (page

52, estimates 1937-38), been expended?

2. If so, to whom was payment made from the vote, and what amount to each?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   THE CORONATION-EXPENSES OF CANADA'S REPRESENTATION AND CONTINGENT
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CAN ADA-STR AITS SETTLEMENT TRADE

CON

Mr. LOCKHART:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What was the total amount of imports to Canada from Straits Settlements during each of the years 1936 and 1937?

2. What was the total amount of exports from Canada to Straits Settlements during each of the above years?

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3. What was the value of Singapore pineapple imported into Canada from Straits Settlements during each of the years 1936 and 1937?

4. What rate of duty, dumping duty or otherwise, or tax, was imposed on importations of Singapore pineapple from Straits Settlements during each of the above years?

5. Was it established that such pineapple imported into Canada during the year 1937 was sold at less than the market value?

6. Was any inquiry made in this regard?

7. Under the provisions of the Marketing Act is it compulsory for the firm or corporate name and address of the packer to appear on the labels of all canned goods imported and marketed in Canada?

8. If so, was this regulation enforced in connection with the importations of Singapore pineapple ?

9. Do the labels on all canned pineapple imported into Canada specify the net contents of the tin?

10. Is Singapore pineapple packed principally by Chinese employees ?

11. Has the Canadian government ever made any inspection of the conditions under which such pineapple is packed?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   CAN ADA-STR AITS SETTLEMENT TRADE
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MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

LIB

Joseph Oscar Lefebre Boulanger

Liberal

Mr. BOULANGER (for Mr. Deslauriers):

For a copy of all papers, letters, telegrams, reports and other documents exchanged between the government or any officer thereof, and any other persons with respect to a lottery which was organized in favour of the Sherbrooke hospitals, in 1933, 1934, and 1935.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Sub-subtopic:   SHERBROOKE, QUE., HOSPITALS LOTTERY
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NATIONAL DEBT

SC

Robert Fair

Social Credit

Mr. FAIR:

For a return showing-

1. Total amount of the national debt each year since 1912;

2. Total amount of interest accrued and paid on the national debt each year since 1912;

3. Percentage of revenue collected each of the above years required to pay interest on national debt;

4. Cost of flotation of loans each of the above years.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   NATIONAL DEBT
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ALBERT ROCHON

LIB

Eugène Fiset

Liberal

Sir EUGENE FISET (for Mr. Deslauriers):

For a copy of all papers, letters, telegrams andj^other documents, dated during the year 1937, exchanged between the dominion government or any officer thereof and any other persons with respect to Mr. Albert Roehon, former customs employee in Montreal.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   ALBERT ROCHON
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EXPORT OF WAR MATERIAL TO SPAIN

CCF

Angus MacInnis

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

Mr. MacINNIS:

For a copy of all letters, telegrams, resolutions, communications and requests received by the government of Canada or any members thereof, from July 18, 1936, to July 30, 1937, concerning an embargo on the export of war material to Spain.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   EXPORT OF WAR MATERIAL TO SPAIN
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SUSSEX, N.B., CUSTOMS OFFICE

CON

Alfred Johnson Brooks

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BROOKS:

For a copy of all correspondence, letters, telegrams and other documents relating to the customs office at Sussex, New Brunswick, either to or from any department or departments of the government or ministers or heads thereof since January 1, 1937, to date.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   SUSSEX, N.B., CUSTOMS OFFICE
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LEFROY, ONT., POSTMASTERSHIP

LIB

William Rae Tomlinson

Liberal

Mr. TOMLINSON:

For a copy of all correspondence, telegrams, reports and other documents exchanged since July 28, 1930, to date, between the Post Office Department or any officer thereof and any other person or persons with respect to the appointment of Byron B. Grose, as postmaster at Lefroy, Ontario.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   LEFROY, ONT., POSTMASTERSHIP
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GLAMIS, ONT., POSTMASTERSHIP

LIB

William Rae Tomlinson

Liberal

Mr. TOMLINSON:

For a copy of all correspondence, telegrams, reports and other documents, dated from July 28, 1930, to date, exchanged between the Post Office Department or any officer thereof and any other person or persons with respect to the dismissal of Mr. Greir, postmaster at Glamis, Ontario, and the appointment of his successor Mr. McKeeman.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GLAMIS, ONT., POSTMASTERSHIP
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April 4, 1938