May 28, 1948

LIB

Alphonse Fournier (Minister of Public Works; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

Mr. FOURNIER (Hull):

On Monday we intend to proceed with the second reading of Bill 328, which was introduced by the Minister of Agriculture today concerning the reclamation and development of marshlands in the maritime provinces. Then we shall move that the house go into committee of supply and call two new departments. We shall not discuss the new items but proceed with the estimates of agriculture, transport, national health and welfare, and public works.

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LIB

Alphonse Fournier (Minister of Public Works; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

Mr. FOURNIER (Hull):

Mines and

Resources, and Secretary of State.

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At eleven o'clock the house adjourned, without question put, pursuant to standing order. [The following items were passed in committee of supply]:


DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


15. Branch farms and stations and illustration stations, $3,372,320. Health of animals- 17. Administration of Animal Contagious Diseases Act, and Meat and Canned Foods Act, $2,611,508. 18. Compensation for animals slaughtered, $507,845. 19. Live stock and poultry, $1,022,390. Plant products- 20. Seeds, feeds, fertilizers, insecticides and fungicides control, including grant of $31,000 to Canadian Seed Growers' Association, $963,764. 21. Grants to fairs and exhibitions, under such terms and conditions as may be approved by the governor in council and subject to allocation by the treasury board, $382,400. 22. Grants to agricultural organizations, as detailed in the estimates, $43,500. Marketing service- 23. Marketing service administration, $138,771. 24. Agricultural economics, $341,535. 25. Dairy products, $547,244. 26. Subsidies for cold storage warehouses under the Cold Storage Act, and grants, in the amounts detailed in the estimates, $730,494. 27. Fruits, vegetables and maple products, and honey, including grant of $5,000 to Canadian Horticultural Council, $823,000. 28. Live stock and livestock products, $965,787. 29. Marketing of agricultural products, including temporary appointments that may be required to be made notwithstanding anything contained in the Civil Service Act, the amount available for such appointments not to exceed $6,000, $25,000.



Monday, May 31,1948


May 28, 1948