Hon. C. D. HOWE (Minister of Transport):
I desire to lay on the table the budget of Canadian National Railways and Canadian National Steamships for the year 1940, and to move:
That the annual budget of Canadian National Railways and Canadian National Steamships, tabled herewith, and the annual reports laid on the table of the house on May 17, 1940, be referred to the standing committee on railways and shipping, together with the following items in the estimates:
US, Maritime Freight Rates Act; V/G, Maritime Freight Rates Act; 1/58, Canadian National (West Indies) Steamships Limited, capital advances; }59, Canadian National Railway Company; 1/60, Prince Edward Island car ferry and terminals.