SECOND SESSION-TWENTY-FIRST PARLIAMENT 14 GEORGE VI, 1950 VOLUME I, 1950 COMPRISING THE PERIOD FROM THE SIXTEENTH DAY OF FEBRUARY, 1950, TO THE TWENTY-SECOND DAY OF MARCH, 1950, INCLUSIVE BEING VOLUME CCLXXII FOR THE PERIOD 1875-1950 INDEX ISSUED IN A SEPARATE VOLUME OTTAWA EDMOND CLOUTIER, C.M.G., B.A., L.PH., PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY CONTROLLER OF STATIONERY
The parliament which had been prorogued on the tenth day of December, 1949, met this day at Ottawa for the dispatch of business.
Mr. Speaker read a communication from the Governor General's Secretary, announcing that His Excellency the Governor General would proceed to the Senate chamber at three o'clock p.m. on this day, for the purpose of formally opening the session of the dominion parliament.
A message was delivered by Major C. R. Lamoureux, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, as follows:
Mr. Speaker, His Excellency the Governor General desires the immediate attendance of this honourable house in the chamber of the honourable the Senate.
Accordingly the house went up to the Senate chamber.
And the house being returned to the Commons chamber: