June 17, 1946

CCF

Mr. KNIGHT:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. How many bungalows or cabins are there in Prince Albert national park?

2. Are any of these bungalows or cabins sublet by the owners?

3. If so, what is the price range per month and per week?

4. Who are the owners of main bungalow concessions, and what are the amounts paid to the government by each of them?

5. How many bungalows or cabins were built during the recent war?

6. At what rates (a) monthly; (b) weekly; (c) nightly, are these bungalows or cabins usually rented?

7. Are any concessions held in the names of Stephenson and/or Sanderson?

8. If so, what is the extent of such holdings?

9. What fees are paid to the dominion government for them?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PRINCE ALBERT NATIONAL PARK
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VETERANS AFFAIRS-OPTICAL WORK

IND

Mr. LACOMBE:

Independent

1. What are the specifications of the Department of Yeterans Affairs for first quality toric lens?

Questions as Orders for Returns

2. How long does a veteran have to wait for a pair of glasses prescribed through the Department of Veterans Affairs?

3. Has the Department of Veterans Affairs discontinued the inspection of optical works? If so, for what reason?

4. What facility has a specialist to examine the quality of optical work?

5. What is done by the department for the veteran who does not get proper glasses?

6. What action is taken by the Department of Veterans Affairs in connection with inspection of optical work of veterans?

7. Has the department received any complaints from veterans as to delivery of their glasses?

8. What are the reasons given by the director of prosthetic services for not making inspection?

9. How many test checks of optical work have been made at the Montreal Military hospital during the period, March 1 to May 1, 19-46 ?

10. What qualifications are required of an optical firm recognized by the Department of \eterans Affairs?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   VETERANS AFFAIRS-OPTICAL WORK
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CANADIAN INFORMATION SERVICE

PC

Mr. FRASER:

Progressive Conservative

1. What publications were issued by the Canadian Information Service during 1945?

2. What publications have been issued during the first five months of 1946?

3. How many are employed by the Canadian Information Service?

4. What was paid in wages, or salaries, to these employees during 1945?

5. Were any speakers sent out by the Canadian Information Service during 1945?

6. If so, who were these people?

7. What expenses, if any, were allowed each one of them?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN INFORMATION SERVICE
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OLD AGE PENSIONS-NORTHWEST TERRITORIES

CCF

Mr. KNOWLES: (Whip of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. How many persons in each of the provinces and in the Northwest Territories were receiving old age pensions as at the latest date for which this information is available?

2. What was the average monthly payment in each province at said date?

3. Does this monthly average include any supplementary amounts paid by the provinces?

4. What supplementary amounts are paid, and what other special provisions are made, by the various provinces?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   OLD AGE PENSIONS-NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
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BLIND PENSIONS-NORTHWEST TERRITORIES

CCF

Mr. KNOWLES: (Whip of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. How many persons in each of the provinces and in the Northwest Territories were receiving blind pensions as at the latest date for which this information is available?

2. What was the average monthly payment in each province at said date?

3. Does this monthly average include any supplementary amounts paid by the provinces?

4. What supplementary amounts are paid, and what other special provisions are made by the various provinces?

TMr. Lacombe.]

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   BLIND PENSIONS-NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
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COMPULSORY SAVINGS

CCF

Mr. MOORE:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. What total amount of money accrued to individuals under the government's compulsory savings plan during the war?

2. On what date does refunding of these savings begin?

3. Over what period of time will refunding continue?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   COMPULSORY SAVINGS
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OLD AND NEW FORT, STANLEY BARRACKS, TORONTO

PC

Mr. CHURCH:

Progressive Conservative

1. Has the government deeded the Old and New Fort at Toronto to the city of Toronto?

2. If so, when and on what terms?

3. Has the government received any application to use the Old Fort and the New Fort at Stanley barracks for exhibition purposes?

4. If so, what answer did the government give to the application?

5. Will the policy of preserving these two forts as historic sites be continued?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   OLD AND NEW FORT, STANLEY BARRACKS, TORONTO
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POSTAL SERVICE-RAILWAY MAIL BILAN CH

PC

Mr. LENNARD:

Progressive Conservative

1. How many appointments (a) probationary;

(b) permanent, have been made by the postal department to the railway mail service branch since January 1, 1944?

2. How many of these (a) probationary; (b) permanent appointments, were made to men (1) with overseas service in the last war; (2) service in Canada in the last war?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   POSTAL SERVICE-RAILWAY MAIL BILAN CH
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SOY BEANS

PC

Mr. WHITE (Middlesex East):

Progressive Conservative

1. How many bushels of soy beans have been imported into Canada during each of the years 1940 to 1945 inclusive?

2. By what companies have they been imported?

3. What price have these companies paid for soy beans each year?

4. What subsidy per bushel has been paid in each year?

5. What was the ceiling price on Canadian-grown soy beans in each of the years 1940 to 1945?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   SOY BEANS
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CANTEEN FUNDS

CCF

Mr. GILLIS:

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. Has the government taken any action to implement the special committee's report on canteen funds presented to the house in July, 1942?

2. If so, was a board appointed to control and supervise profits?

3. What are the names and rank of the personnel of the said board?

4. Has the government set up provincial boards to work under the direction of the central supervising board? If so, what are the names and rank of the personnel of the different boards in the respective provinces?

5. Have arrangements been made by units and formations to pay to the central supervisory board all canteen funds on hand on the cessation of hostilities?

6. What amount of money has the different branches of the service handed over to the central supervisory board or paid into the consolidated revenue fund (a) army; (b) air force;

(c) navy?

Atomic Energy

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   CANTEEN FUNDS
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MOTION FOR PAPERS

June 17, 1946