May 18, 1938

PRIVATE BILLS

FIRST READINGS-SENATE BILLS


Bill No. 113, for the relief of Mary Elizabeth Fletcher Meigs Ballaatyne.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 114, for the relief of Ada Alice Burns.-Mr. Thompson. Bill No. 115, for the relief of Marjorie Isabel Meldrum Andersen. Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 116, for the relief of Alice Pearl Shaver Booth.-Mr. Jacobs. Bill No. 117, for the relief of Mary Grace French Clarke.-Mr. Jacobs. Bill No. 118, for the relief of John Gerard Ahem.-Mr. Hill.


QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk.)


ONTARIO-QUEBEC BOUNDARY LINE ON LAKE ST. FRANCIS AND ST. LAWRENCE RIVER

LIB

Mr. CHEVRIER:

Liberal

1. Is the government aware of difficulties arising among residents of Ontario and Quebec over the exact location of the boundary line between these two provinces on lake St. Francis and the river St. Lawrence?

2. Is the government in possession of any old maps showing the exact location of the interprovincial boundary line between Ontario and Quebec on lake St. Francis and the river St. Lawrence?

3. If not, can it point to any act or statute, save the statutes of Upper Canada and those of Lower Canada, demarcating this boundary line?

4. In view of the islands in this vicinity owned by the government as trustees for the Indians, is it not desirable that it should be known whether these islands are in Ontario or in Quebec waters?

5. Has a commission ever been set up to delineate this line? If so: (a) by whom, and (b) what was done?

6. Were the commissioners able to agree on the whole or any part of this boundary line?

7. If the commissioners were unable to agree, can the government not do something to bring about a solution of this boundary dispute?

8. Could the government not invite the provinces to submit the question to the Supreme Court of Canada for adjudication?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ONTARIO-QUEBEC BOUNDARY LINE ON LAKE ST. FRANCIS AND ST. LAWRENCE RIVER
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LIB

Mr. CRERAR: (Minister of Mines and Resources)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2. No.

3. No.

4. Not particularly important at the present time.

5. Yes. (a) By the governments of the provinces of Quebec and Ontario; (b) Unofficial information has been received that surveys

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ONTARIO-QUEBEC BOUNDARY LINE ON LAKE ST. FRANCIS AND ST. LAWRENCE RIVER
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were made and some monuments erected but no advice has been received that any final agreement has been made and confirmed. 6. Information has been received that the commissioners were able to agree on a part of the boundary line. 7. It is considered that the initiative in this matter should lie with the governments of Ontario and Quebec. 8. Answered by No. 7.


RADIO BROADCASTING-SEARCH WARRANTS

CON

James Earl Lawson

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. LAWSON:

How many search warrants for the search of private houses were issued under section 11 of the Radiotelegraph Act during the calendar years 1932, 1933, 1934 and 1935?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RADIO BROADCASTING-SEARCH WARRANTS
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LIB

Clarence Decatur Howe (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

Mr. HOWE:

Complete information from

1932 to date is, as follows:

Calendar year-Warrants executed

1932- 3 unlicensed transmitting stations.

1933- 4 unlicensed transmitting stations.

1934- 3 unlicensed transmitting stations; 1 private receiving station.

1935- 5 unlicensed transmitting stations; 6 private receiving stations.

1936- 2 unlicensed transmitting stations; 1 private receiving station.

1937- 15 unlicensed transmitting stations; 7 private receiving stations.

1938- 1 unlicensed transmitting station (to date).

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   RADIO BROADCASTING-SEARCH WARRANTS
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CHEESE EXPORTS

LIB

Mr. LACOMBE:

Liberal

1. How many pounds of cheese were exported from Canada to the United Kingdom during the years 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936 and 1937?

2. How many pounds were exported to the United States during the same years?

3. What were the value of such exports to: (a) the United Kingdom; (b) United States?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CHEESE EXPORTS
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LIB

Mr. EULER: (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1.

Calendar years Pounds

1932 83,813,900

1933 70,707,600

1934 58,076.600

1935 52.719,600

1936 67,801,700

1937 81,181,500

2.

Calendar years Pounds

1932 610,100

1933 1.058,400

1934 799,200

1935 474,900

1936 11,456.400

1937 4,729,900

Questions as Orders jor Returns

3. Value of exports of

cheese to

Calendar years U.K. UE.1932 . S 8.504.722 $ 742571933 . 7,628,260 137,9111934 . 6,146,439 117,1201935 . 5,986,819 84,7931936 , 9.359,453 1,579,8731937 , 11,825,692 727,456

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CHEESE EXPORTS
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WILLIAM BOCK

?

Mr. PERLEY:

1. Is one William Bock employed by the federal government in any capacity in the province of Saskatchewan?

2. If so, what are his duties, his salary, and allowance for expenses?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WILLIAM BOCK
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LIB

Mr. GARDINER: (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2. Duties: agricultural supervisor on water development work. Salary: $150 per month. Allowance for expenses: actual travelling expenses.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WILLIAM BOCK
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QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS

May 18, 1938