July 27, 1942

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William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

Yes. What I have in mind is that possibly someone might move the adoption of one of the reports of committees, in which event we might spend all day debating such report. I think hon. members would prefer to conclude this debate first.

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Grote Stirling

National Government

Mr. STIRLING:

I quite agree on the principle. I presume the Prime Minister (Mr. Mackenzie King) means that the house is a law unto itself, and can take that course if it

chooses.

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William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

Yes, that is quite right. As it is a matter of procedure, I think I have the right to indicate the procedure which should be taken in a matter of this kind. We will take up any bills after.

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At eleven o'clock the house adjourned, without question put, pursuant to standing order. Tuesday, July 28, 1942


July 27, 1942