April 20, 1951

CCF

Stanley Howard Knowles (Whip of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation)

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

Mr. Knowles:

The first time? No; now.

Topic:   INCOME TAX ACT
Subtopic:   AMENDMENT WITH RESPECT TO SECRECY PROVISIONS
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LIB

Lionel Chevrier (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

Mr. Chevrier:

Six months hence.

Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   INCOME TAX ACT
Subtopic:   AMENDMENT WITH RESPECT TO SECRECY PROVISIONS
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DAIRY PRODUCTS

INQUIRY AS TO FLOOR PRICE ON BUTTER


On the orders of the day:


PC

John Alpheus Charlton

Progressive Conservative

Mr. J. A. Charlton (Brant-Wentworth):

I

should like to know whether the Minister of Agriculture is yet prepared to make a statement as to the position of the government with respect to a floor price on butter, which will give some assurance to the cream producers of Canada.

Topic:   DAIRY PRODUCTS
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO FLOOR PRICE ON BUTTER
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LIB

James Garfield Gardiner (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

Right Hon. J. G. Gardiner (Minister of Agriculture):

I do not think I shall be in a position to make a statement until about Friday of next week.

Topic:   DAIRY PRODUCTS
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO FLOOR PRICE ON BUTTER
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INQUIRY AS TO DETERMINATION OF PRICE OF CHEESE TO PRODUCERS


On the orders of the day:


PC

George James Tustin

Progressive Conservative

Mr. G. J. Tuslin (Prince Edward-Lennox):

Has a delegation from the Ontario cheese producers interviewed the minister recently,

Inquiries of the Ministry and if so has any price per pound to the producer been arrived at for this year?

Topic:   INQUIRY AS TO DETERMINATION OF PRICE OF CHEESE TO PRODUCERS
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LIB

James Garfield Gardiner (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

Right Hon. J. G. Gardiner (Minister of Agriculture):

A delegation from the dairy

producers of Canada interviewed me recently, and I think a separate delegation from the cheese producers, then interviewed officials in the department. As I have just stated, by Friday of next week we hope to be able to make an announcement with regard to the matter.

Topic:   INQUIRY AS TO DETERMINATION OF PRICE OF CHEESE TO PRODUCERS
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POSTAL SERVICE

INQUIRY AS TO REPORTED INCREASE IN LETTER POSTAGE RATES


On the orders of the day:


PC

Gordon Graydon

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Gordon Graydon (Peel):

I should like to ask the Postmaster General if he can give the house an assurance that the government has no thought or intention of raising the ordinary letter postage from four to five cents, as is suggested in a news item in the Montreal Gazette of today.

Topic:   POSTAL SERVICE
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO REPORTED INCREASE IN LETTER POSTAGE RATES
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LIB

Édouard-Gabriel Rinfret (Postmaster General)

Liberal

Hon. Edouard Rinfret (Postmaster General):

I saw the article to which the hon. member refers. This is another of those statements that have absolutely no foundation. It is off the record and also off the beam.

Topic:   POSTAL SERVICE
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO REPORTED INCREASE IN LETTER POSTAGE RATES
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PC

Gordon Graydon

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Graydon:

Sometimes where there is

smoke there is fire.

Topic:   POSTAL SERVICE
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO REPORTED INCREASE IN LETTER POSTAGE RATES
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LIB

Édouard-Gabriel Rinfret (Postmaster General)

Liberal

Mr. Rinfret:

Not in this case.

Topic:   POSTAL SERVICE
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO REPORTED INCREASE IN LETTER POSTAGE RATES
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REVISION OF POST OFFICE ACT

DIFFERENCES IN POSTAGE RATES WITHIN CITIES

April 20, 1951