August 12, 1946

RAILWAY COMMITTEE


Fourth report of the standing committee on railways, canals and telegraph lines-Mr. Breithaupt.


PRIVATE BILLS

SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDER 105

LIB

Ralph Maybank

Liberal

Mr. RALPH MAYBANK (Winnipeg South Centre) moved:

That standing order 105, respecting the posting of private bills, be suspended for the remainder of the present session.

Topic:   PRIVATE BILLS
Subtopic:   SUSPENSION OF STANDING ORDER 105
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Motion agreed to.


FIRST READINGS

SENATE BILLS


Bill No. 375 for the relief of Mildred Cohen Share.-Mr. McGregor. Bill No. 376 for the relief of Muriel Elizabeth Clarke Gagnon.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 377 for the relief of Margaret Fern Hobbs Burns.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 378 for the relief of Joseph Euclide Beaudoin.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 379 for the relief of Mary Rose Ellement Boulet.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 380 for the relief of Jean Stewart Lavery Martin.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 381 for the relief of Catherine Edith Thompson Williamson.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 382 for the relief of Joseph McCaffery.-Mr. MacLean. Bill No. 383 for the relief of Marian Pearl Dunfield.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 384 for the relief of Dollard Charest.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 385 for the relief of Kerttu Helvi Helen Fascio.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 386 for the relief of Anne Shacket Payne.-Mr. MacLean. Bill No. 387 for the relief of Gaston Marcel Chapdelaine.-Mr. MacLean. Bill No. 388 for the relief of Ross David Chartier.-Mr. Maybank. Bill No. 389 for the relief of John Boosamra -Mr. MacLean. Bill No. 390 for the relief of Dawz Sims.- Mr. Maybank. Questions


QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk)


INCOME TAX-MUTUAL FIRE INSURANCE COMPANIES


Mr. MoMASTER: 1. Is the method stated on pages 235-238 of the report of the Royal Commission on Cooperatives the one adopted by the department in assessing and collecting income tax on mutual fire insurance companies? 2. If so, what is the authority of the minister in so assessing the said companies?


LIB

Mr. McCANN: (Minister of National Revenue; Minister of National War Services)

Liberal

1. No.

2. Answered by No. 1.

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REPATRIATION OF JAPANESE

CCF

Mr. MacINNIS:

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

1. Was one Kosho Matano, a naturalized Canadian of Japanese origin, who served in the Canadian forces in the first world war, among those repatriated to Japan this year?

2. Was he confined in the British Columbia mental hospital at the time of his departure for Japan?

3.1f so, how long had he been a patient in the mental hospital ?

4. Did he sign the repatriation form being circulated among those of Japanese origin?

5.1f so, did an R.C.M.P. officer or constable secure his signature?

6. How many other patients of Japanese origin in the British Columbia mental hospital have been sent to Japan?

7. How many from mental hospitals in the other provinces?

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Subtopic:   REPATRIATION OF JAPANESE
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LIB

Mr. MITCHELL: (Minister of Labour)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2. Yes.

3. Since January, 1933.

4. No.

5. No.

6. One was deported by Immigration branch; 15 went at their own request.

7. None.

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PC

Mr. STIRLING:

Progressive Conservative

1. How many Japanese left Greenwood, British Columbia, for Japan (a) prior to January >1, 1946; (b) since January 1, 1946?

2. On what dates did they leave and how many were in each group?

3. Of the total, how many were (a) nationals; (b) citizens of Canada, by naturalization; (e) native born?

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LIB

Mr. MITCHELL: (Minister of Labour)

Liberal

1. (a) 10; (b) 185.

2. 10 left for Japan August, 1943; 134 left for Japan June, 1946; 51 left for Japan August, 1946.

3. (a) 26; (b) 56; (c) 32 Canadian born 16 years of age and over; 81 'Canadian born minors.

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QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS

August 12, 1946