June 13, 1938

PRIVATE BILLS

FIRST READINGS


Bill No. 147, for the relief of Frank Roy Hedges.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 148, for the relief of Jessie Fields Chambers Henry.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 149, for the relief of Marguerite Oldham Jamieson Macdonald.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 150. for the relief of Ida Hillman Livermore Woodall.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 151, for the relief of Gabrielle Rachel Cecile Pelissier de Kermeno de Gou-zillon.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 152, for the relief of Millicent Bar-beau Edmondson.-Mr. Emmerson. Bill No. 153, for the relief of Theodore Charles Grothe.-Mr. Donnelly.


QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk.)


$508 60 $420 00 465 00 450 00 565 00 440 00 150 00 120 00 . 75 00 . 105 00 . 220 00 . 470 00 $3,480 0O


Motions jor Papers


QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS

FEDERAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

LIB

Mr. HANSON:

Liberal

1. What amount has been contributed by the federal government, since 1930, towards the construction of arterial highways in British Columbia, giving each year separately, and showing: (a) number and names of projects; (b) how much to each project per year?

2. What amount has been contributed by the federal government, since 1930, towards the construction of mining roads, trails and bridges in British Columbia, showing each year separately, and: (a) number and names of projects; (b) how much to each project per year?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   FEDERAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN BRITISH COLUMBIA
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FEDERAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION IN QUEBEC PROVINCE

LIB

Mr. SYLVESTRE:

Liberal

1. Did the dominion government contribute to the cost of straightening and rebuilding that portion of the trans-Canada highway between Berthierville and Three Rivers, and to the cost of eliminating the railway crossings on that section ?

2. What total amount was paid to date by the dominion government for the project, and what other payments, if any, may be expected in the future from the said government in relation thereto ?

3. When were such works started, when were they concluded, by whom were they performed, and at what total cost?

4. Was the project performed under a definite price contract awarded after public and regular call for tenders?

5. If so, in what newspapers were such calls for tenders published, and what persons or corporations tendered?

6. Was the contract approved by the dominion government? If so, in what way, and upon the report of what officer?

7. When were the plans for the said project completed by the Quebec highway department, and on what dates, if any, were requests made by the provincial government of Quebec to the dominion government in connection with the said project?

8. What amount was contributed by the dominion government to the provincial government of Quebec for the improvements of the trans-Canada highway between August 7, 1930, and October 23, 1935?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   FEDERAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION IN QUEBEC PROVINCE
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COMPANIES EXEMPT FROM CORPORATION TAX

CON

Mr. GREEN:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What companies have been exempted from corporation tax under the provisions of part XIII of the Income War Tax Act which came into force on May 1, 1936?

2. In respect of what mine or mines have each of the said companies qualified for such exemption?

3. Which of such mines have been classified as new, and which as old mines?

4. In what provinces are the different mines located ?

5. What certificates have been issued stating a date upon which a mine is deemed to have come into production under the terms of the said part XIII?

6. What fiscal periods during which income derived from any such mine is exempt from corporation tax have been established in the respective certificates issued?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   COMPANIES EXEMPT FROM CORPORATION TAX
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ROYAL COMMISSIONS

CON

Mr. CASSELMAN: (Chief Opposition Whip; Whip of the Progressive Conservative Party; Whip of the Conservative Party (1867-1942))

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What royal commissions have been appointed by the government of Canada since January 1, 1900?

2. What was the cost of each commission?

3. What was the subject matter investigated by each commission ?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   ROYAL COMMISSIONS
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MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

GRAIN HANDLING AT QUEBEC AND MONTREAL- REQUEST FOR TABLING OF DOCUMENTS RESPECTING HANDLING, RATES AND ADMINISTRATION

CON

Henry Herbert Stevens

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STEVENS:

For a copy of a letter written by Mr. Roberts, a member of the national harbours board, to Mr. Kaiser of the Louis Dreyfus Company of New York and dated April, 1938, and of a memo attached thereto setting forth an understanding regarding certain reductions of rates for the handling of grain through the port of Quebec.

Topic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Subtopic:   GRAIN HANDLING AT QUEBEC AND MONTREAL- REQUEST FOR TABLING OF DOCUMENTS RESPECTING HANDLING, RATES AND ADMINISTRATION
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LIB

Clarence Decatur Howe (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

Mr. HOWE:

I desire to oppose this motion, but as it is not debatable under the rules I am unable to state my reasons for opposing it. I therefore ask that it be transferred to notices of motions.

Topic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Subtopic:   GRAIN HANDLING AT QUEBEC AND MONTREAL- REQUEST FOR TABLING OF DOCUMENTS RESPECTING HANDLING, RATES AND ADMINISTRATION
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June 13, 1938