September 11, 1950

R.C.M.P. NEWFOUNDLAND

PC

Mr. Higgins:

Progressive Conservative

1. How many former employees of the customs preventive service of Newfoundland joined the marine section of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police following union between Canada and Newfoundland?

2. What is the present number of such employees? Mr. Garson:

1. Thirteen all told.

2. Eight. (Four took their discharge and one was transferred to the department of customs).

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   R.C.M.P. NEWFOUNDLAND
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R.C.M.P., NEWFOUNDLAND PATROL VESSELS

PC

Mr. Higgins:

Progressive Conservative

1. Is there a Royal Canadian Mounted Police patrol vessel stationed in Newfoundland?

2. If so. what class ship?

3. How many Royal Canadian Mounted Police patrol vessels are stationed at Halifax?

4. Of what classes?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   R.C.M.P., NEWFOUNDLAND PATROL VESSELS
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LIB

Mr. Garson: (Solicitor General of Canada; Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Liberal

1. Yes. One during the summer months.

2. "Fort" class. [DOT]

3. Three, but these vessels are assigned to work in inland waters, such as the gulf of St. Lawrence as well as in Halifax area.

4. Two "Commissioner" class; one "Detachment" class.

PORTUGAL COVE, NFLD., WHARF Mr. Higgins:

What steps are being taken with respect to repairs to the wharf at Portugal Cove, Conception bay, in the district of St. John's East, Newfoundland?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   R.C.M.P., NEWFOUNDLAND PATROL VESSELS
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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):

No steps are being taken by this department for repairs to this wharf. It serves as a wharf for the ferry plying to Bell island, which is entirely within the province of Newfoundland, and the dominion government does not accept responsibility for the upkeep of such ferry wharves.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   R.C.M.P., NEWFOUNDLAND PATROL VESSELS
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WHEAT BOARD-BARLEY AND OATS-SALES AND PRICES

PC

John George Diefenbaker

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Diefenbaker:

How many bushels of (a) barley; (b) oats, were sold by the wheat board in each month from April to July inclusive, and what was the average price per bushel received therefor in each of the said

months?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WHEAT BOARD-BARLEY AND OATS-SALES AND PRICES
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LIB

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

Liberal

Mr. Mcllrailh:

Mr. Speaker, the Canadian wheat board has not yet completed the accounting for the last crop year, so it is impossible to get the figures to answer this i

question. There is no objection to giving the answer, but the information is not yet available.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WHEAT BOARD-BARLEY AND OATS-SALES AND PRICES
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PC

John George Diefenbaker

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Diefenbaker:

That is a strange thing. Question dropped.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WHEAT BOARD-BARLEY AND OATS-SALES AND PRICES
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TRADE AND COMMERCE

LIB

Mr. Balcom:

Liberal

1. Is there a publication known as "Prices and Price Indexes" issued by the Department of Trade and Commerce?

2. When was said publication started?

3. What quantities were printed each month during the year 1950?

4. What was the total number printed since first issue?

5. What is the total cost per year of preparation and printing?

6. (a) What is the annual subscription price per year? (b) per single copy?

7. What was the revenue for years ending March 31, 1949-50?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TRADE AND COMMERCE
Sub-subtopic:   PUBLICATION "PRICES AND PRICE INDEXES"
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LIB

Mr. Mcllrailh: (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. Yes-"Prices and Price Indexes".

2. 1923.

3. 1,500.

4. Not available.

5. Annual cost of preparing stencils and printing is estimated at $1,266.

6. (a) $2.00; (b) $.20.

7. Revenue figures for publications of the dominion bureau of statistics are not classified separately.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TRADE AND COMMERCE
Sub-subtopic:   PUBLICATION "PRICES AND PRICE INDEXES"
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QUESTION PASSED AS ORDER FOR RETURN

CIVIL SERVICE

PC

Harry Oliver White

Progressive Conservative

Mr. While (Middlesex East):

How many persons have been taken on by the civil service for civilian defence personnel (a) in the year prior to June 30, 1950; (b) since June 30. 1950, to the present?

Topic:   QUESTION PASSED AS ORDER FOR RETURN
Subtopic:   CIVIL SERVICE
Sub-subtopic:   CIVILIAN DEFENCE PERSONNEL
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LIB

Frederick Gordon Bradley (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Mr. Bradley:

Return tabled.

Topic:   QUESTION PASSED AS ORDER FOR RETURN
Subtopic:   CIVIL SERVICE
Sub-subtopic:   CIVILIAN DEFENCE PERSONNEL
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COMBINES INVESTIGATION ACT

MATCH INDUSTRY


On the orders of the day:


September 11, 1950