Right Hon. L. S. St. Laurent (Prime Minister):
Mr. Speaker, I beg leave to table
copies of orders in council under the Public Service Rearrangement and Transfer of Duties Act, as follows: P.C. 1482 of the 22nd of March, 1951, transferring to the Minister of Mines and Technical Surveys the powers of the Minister of Trade and Commerce with respect to the dominion coal board; also P.C. 1483 of March 22, 1951, transferring to the Minister of Defence Production the remaining powers and authorizations with respect to unfinished business vested in the Minister of Trade and Commerce in respect of former munitions and supply activities.
Subtopic: DOMINION COAL BOARD