Hon. PAUL MARTIN (Minister of National Health and Welfare):
Mr. Speaker, at the request of the leader of the house, and on behalf of the Secretary of State for External Affairs (Mr. St. Laurent), I wish to give the names of the Canadian delegation to the fourth session of the economic and social council of the United Nations which is to meet in New Yrork on February 28.
The delegate will be Doctor George F. Davidson, Deputy Minister of National Health and Welfare. The alternate delegate will be Mr. R. G. Riddell, Department of External Affairs. They will be accompanied by the following advisers: Mr. A. C. Smith, Department of External Affairs; Mr. G. Ignatieff, Department of External Affairs; Colonel C. H. L. Sharman, Canadian member of the united nations commission on narcotic drugs; Mr. J. A. Blais, Department of National Health and Welfare' and Mr. J. G. H. Halstead, Department of External Affairs.
Subtopic: CANADIAN DELEGATION TO MEETING OF ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL