March 21, 1949

LIB

Pierre Gauthier

Liberal

Mr. Gauthier (Portneuf):

What is the total amount collected by the federal government on the sale of alcoholic liquors (a) in Canada; (b) by province?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   ALCOHOLIC LIQUORS
Sub-subtopic:   FEDERAL TAXES
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LIB

James Joseph McCann (Minister of National Revenue)

Liberal

Mr. McCann:

Return tabled.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   ALCOHOLIC LIQUORS
Sub-subtopic:   FEDERAL TAXES
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DOMINION ELECTIONS-RETURNING OFFICERS

PC

Mr. Casselman: (Chief Opposition Whip; Whip of the Progressive Conservative Party)

Progressive Conservative

1. In how many electoral districts has there been a change in the returning officer since January 1, 1946?

2. What is the name of the party (a) who held the office previously to said date; (b) who has held the office since said date?

3. Why were the changes made?

4. On whose recommendation?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   DOMINION ELECTIONS-RETURNING OFFICERS
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LIB

Colin William George Gibson (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. Gibson (Hamilton West):

Return tabled.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   DOMINION ELECTIONS-RETURNING OFFICERS
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GROSS AND NET FARM INCOME

CCF

Percy Ellis Wright

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

Mr. Wright:

What is the gross and net farm income, by provinces, from 1928 to 1948, inclusive?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GROSS AND NET FARM INCOME
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LIB

George James McIlraith (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

Mr. Mcllraiih:

Mr. Speaker, the information requested in this question concerns the gross and net farm income, by provinces, from 1928 to 1948 inclusive. The information for that period of time is not available, but it is available from 1938 to 1947 inclusive. Subject to these considerations, I am prepared to have the question passed as an order for return, and to table the return.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   GROSS AND NET FARM INCOME
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IMPORTS OF STARCH

PC

Mr. Hatfield:

Progressive Conservative

1. What quantity of corn, potato, sago and tapioca starch was imported into Canada each year from 1945 to date?

2. From what country and in what amount was such starch imported?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   IMPORTS OF STARCH
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LIB

George James McIlraith (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

Mr. Mcllraith:

Return tabled.

Orders for Returns

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   IMPORTS OF STARCH
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LEGAL SEVICES

PC

Mr. Diefenbaker:

Progressive Conservative

1. What barristers and solicitors, by provinces, have been retained by any departments of government in each of the years 1947 and 1948?

2. How much has been paid to each of such barristers and solicitors as retainers and fees during said years?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   LEGAL SEVICES
Sub-subtopic:   RETAINERS AND FEES
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PUBLIC WORKS-ASSISTANT CHIEF ARCHITECT

PC

Mr. Hodgson:

Progressive Conservative

1. Who is assistant chief architect of the Department of Public Works?

2. When was he appointed and what salary does he receive?

3. Was he appointed by order in council or through competitive examination by the civil service commission?

4. Is he a returned soldier?

5. If not, was he given preference over other competitors with war services, and for what reason?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PUBLIC WORKS-ASSISTANT CHIEF ARCHITECT
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LACOLLE, QUE., CUSTOMS BUILDING

PC

Mr. Hodgson:

Progressive Conservative

1. Who was awarded the contract on the building for customs purposes at Lacolle (Blackpool) Quebec?

2. What was the amount of the contract?

3. How much of that amount has been paid?

4. Were there any charges for extras? If so, what was the amount of such extra charges?

5. Is the work now completed?

6. If not, are additional extra charges anticipated, and what is the estimated cost of such additional extra charges?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   LACOLLE, QUE., CUSTOMS BUILDING
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PRAIRIE FARM ASSISTANCE-EMPLOYEES IN SASKATCHEWAN

CCF

Duncan John McCuaig

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

Mr. McCuaig:

. 1. What was the total number of P.F.R.A. employees in Saskatchewan during 1948?

2. How many weeks or months was each employed?

3. What was the rate of salary paid to each per month or per day?

4. How much traveling expenses was paid to each of them in 1948?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PRAIRIE FARM ASSISTANCE-EMPLOYEES IN SASKATCHEWAN
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OLD AGE PENSIONS

March 21, 1949