March 22, 1943

LIB

James Angus MacKinnon (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

Mr. MacKINNON (Edmonton West):

Return tabled.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   COAL AND IRON ORE IN BRITISH COLUMBIA
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FARNHAM, QTJE., INTERNMENT CAMP-VEGETABLES

NAT

Mr. FRASER (Peterborough West):

National Government

1. How many tons of turnips were grown at the internment camp, Farnham, Quebec?

2. W* 1 2 3 4 5 6 7ere any other vegetables grown at that camp?

3. If so, what kind of vegetables and what quantity of each were grown?

4. To whom were these turnips and other vegetables sold?

5. At what price were they sold?

6. Did the government receive the proceeds from the sale of these vegetables?

7. If not, who did receive the proceeds?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   FARNHAM, QTJE., INTERNMENT CAMP-VEGETABLES
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CONTROLLERS

LIB

Mr. BRUNELLE:

Liberal

1. WTat are the names of all the controllers appointed by the federal government since the beginning of this war?

2. Where is the head office of each controller and what production or consumption does he control and where are the branch offices of each controller located throughout Canada?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   CONTROLLERS
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PACIFIC COAST WHALING STATIONS

NAT

Mr. STIRLING:

National Government

1. How many whaling stations operated on the Pacific coast in 1939, 1940, 1941 and 1942, and where are they located?

2. How many ships were operated in connection with those whaling stations in each of those years?

Questions as Orders for Returns

3. How many whales were killed resulting from those operations in each of those years?

4. How many men were employed, (a) at the whaling stations, (b) on the ships, in each of those years?

5. Is the government considering means for expanding the whaling industry because of the value of the meat, fat, oil and bone derived therefrom?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PACIFIC COAST WHALING STATIONS
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LIB

Norman Alexander McLarty (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. McLARTY:

Order for return.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PACIFIC COAST WHALING STATIONS
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NAT

Grote Stirling

National Government

Mr. STIRLING:

Is not all that information in the records of the Department of Fisheries, and would it not be quite easy to answer it as a question?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PACIFIC COAST WHALING STATIONS
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LIB

Norman Alexander McLarty (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. McLARTY:

The information which was given to me and confirmed by the department was that it concerns the Departments of Fisheries, Trade and Commerce and Munitions and Supply, and the wartime prices and trade board.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PACIFIC COAST WHALING STATIONS
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TASHME JAPANESE CAMP

LIB

Mr. CRUICKSHANK:

Liberal

1. What rent is paid for the Tashme Japanese camp?

2. What is the assessed value of the property?

3. What is the amount of the taxes?

4. Who pays the taxes?

5. How much money has been expended in alterations or additions to the permanent buildings?

6. How much money has been expended on the water works?

7. Were any furnace radiators installed, if so, for what purpose, at what cost?

8. What amount has been expended for fuel, (a) coal, (b) wood?

9. What agreement is there as to disposition of improvements of permanent buildings and water system at end of the lease?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   TASHME JAPANESE CAMP
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MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY-CAPITAL ASSISTANCE TO PRIVATE INDUSTRY AND GOVERNMENT CORPORATIONS

BONUS OR SUBSIDY ON BEEF

PC

Mr. DIEFENBAKER:

Progressive Conservative

1. Have any payments been made or promised to the packers by way of bonus or subsidy on beef since December, 1942? If so, what are the particulars?

2. What price does the army pay packers for beef per pound at Vancouver, Regina, Winnipeg, Toronto and Montreal?

Topic:   MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY-CAPITAL ASSISTANCE TO PRIVATE INDUSTRY AND GOVERNMENT CORPORATIONS
Subtopic:   BONUS OR SUBSIDY ON BEEF
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PARLIAMENT HILL

NAT

Mr. CHURCH:

National Government

1. What authority is given for the clearing of roads and sidewalks in winter around the houses of parliament and approaches thereto?

2. Who is in charge of this work and what does it cost?

3. Who is responsible for the dangerous condition of same?

4. Does the government or crown accept responsibility for damages to the public who are injured or may be injured as a result?

Topic:   MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY-CAPITAL ASSISTANCE TO PRIVATE INDUSTRY AND GOVERNMENT CORPORATIONS
Subtopic:   PARLIAMENT HILL
Sub-subtopic:   CLEARING OF ROADS AND SIDEWALKS
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CURTAILMENT OF GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS

SC

Mr. MARSHALL:

Social Credit

1. What steps are being taken by departments of government to curtail the issue of nonessential and essential government publications in Canada?

2. What publications were completely discontinued in the year 1942?

Topic:   MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY-CAPITAL ASSISTANCE TO PRIVATE INDUSTRY AND GOVERNMENT CORPORATIONS
Subtopic:   CURTAILMENT OF GOVERNMENT PUBLICATIONS
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PLEBISCITE, 1942-COSTS

March 22, 1943