Hon. P. J. A. CARDIN (Minister of Transport) :
Mr. Speaker, I desire to lay on the
table the budget of the Canadian National Railways and Canadian National Steamships for the year 1941, and to move:
That the annual budget of the Canadian National Railways and Canadian National Steamships, tabled herewith, and the annual reports laid on the table of the house on March 27, 1941, be referred to the standing committee on railways and shipping, together with the following items in the estimates:
i03, Maritime Freight Rates Act, Canadian National Railways, eastern lines; J/0J/, Maritime Freight Rates Act, railways other than Canadian National Railways; J/16, Canadian National (West Indies) Steamships, Limited, capital advances, and J/1T, Prince Edward Island car ferry and terminals deficit 1941.
Subtopic: REFERENCE OF BUDGET, ANNUAL REPORTS AND CERTAIN ESTIMATES TO RAILWAYS AND SHIPPING COMMITTEE