Hon. Lionel Chevrier (Minister of Transport) moved
that the house go into committee to consider the following resolution:
That it is expedient to bring in a measure to provide for the purchase by the government of Canada of the Temiscouata railway and that the Minister of Finance may, out of unappropriated moneys in the consolidated revenue fund of Canada, pay any amounts, not exceeding in the aggregate four hundred and eighty thousand dollars, that are payable under the terms of an agreement dated the 14th day of October, 1949, between His Majesty the King in the right of Canada and the Temiscouata Railway Company at such times and in such manner as are set out in the agreement.
Subtopic: PROVISION FOR PURCHASE BY GOVERNMENT OF CANADA