November 28, 1951

PRIVILEGE

CONGRATULATIONS TO MR. MEEKER ON BIRTH OF DAUGHTER

LIB

Paul Theodore Hellyer

Liberal

Mr. P. T. Hellyer (Davenport):

I rise on a matter of personal privilege. I would like to take this opportunity, on my own behalf and on behalf of hon. members on all sides of the house, to congratulate my successor as the youngest member of this house on the occasion of the birth of a daughter to Mrs. Meeker at Toronto yesterday.

Topic:   PRIVILEGE
Subtopic:   CONGRATULATIONS TO MR. MEEKER ON BIRTH OF DAUGHTER
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COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE

DEFENCE EXPENDITURES

LIB-PRO

William Gilbert Weir (Chief Government Whip; Whip of the Liberal Party)

Liberal Progressive

Mr. W. G. Weir (Portage-Neepawa) moved:

That the name of Mr. Adamson be substituted for that of Mr. Pearkes on the special committee on defence expenditures; and

That the name of Mr. Blair be substituted for that of Mr. Churchill on the joint special committee on combines legislation; and that a message be sent to the Senate to acquaint Their Honours therewith.

Topic:   COMMITTEES OF THE HOUSE
Subtopic:   DEFENCE EXPENDITURES
Sub-subtopic:   CHANGES IN PERSONNEL
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Motion agreed to.


TAX AGREEMENTS

CANADA-UNITED STATES ADDITION OF PROTOCOL DEALING WITH EXCHANGE OF RATIFICATIONS, ETC.

LIB

James Joseph McCann (Minister of National Revenue)

Liberal

Hon. J. J. McCann (Minister of National Revenue) moved

for leave to introduce Bill No. 28, to amend an act to amend the Canada-United States of America Tax Convention Act, 1943, and the Canada-United States of America Tax Convention Act, 1944.

Topic:   TAX AGREEMENTS
Subtopic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES ADDITION OF PROTOCOL DEALING WITH EXCHANGE OF RATIFICATIONS, ETC.
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Some hon. Members:

Explain.

Topic:   TAX AGREEMENTS
Subtopic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES ADDITION OF PROTOCOL DEALING WITH EXCHANGE OF RATIFICATIONS, ETC.
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LIB

James Joseph McCann (Minister of National Revenue)

Liberal

Mr. McCann:

The purpose of this bill is to amend the act passed by parliament in 1950 amending the Canada-United States of America tax convention.

The amendment is to add the protocol dealing with the exchange of ratifications signed at Washington on November 21, 1951. The protocol is set out as a schedule to this bill and is self-explanatory.

Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   TAX AGREEMENTS
Subtopic:   CANADA-UNITED STATES ADDITION OF PROTOCOL DEALING WITH EXCHANGE OF RATIFICATIONS, ETC.
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QUESTIONS

JOINT AIR TRAINING CENTRE, RIVERS, MAN. CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD

PC

Mr. Dinsdale:

Progressive Conservative

1. Is the Department of National Defence providing a grant towards the construction of the road to be built at the C.J.A.T.C., Rivers, Manitoba?

2. If so, how much is the grant?

3. What percentage of the total cost of road construction does this amount represent?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   JOINT AIR TRAINING CENTRE, RIVERS, MAN. CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD
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LIB

Mr. Blanchette: (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of National Defence)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2. $50,000.

3. 43 per cent.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   JOINT AIR TRAINING CENTRE, RIVERS, MAN. CONSTRUCTION OF ROAD
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DEFENCE PRODUCTION

SERVING FORKS

PC

Mr. Green:

Progressive Conservative

1. Has the Department of Defence Production called for tenders for serving forks within the last two months?

2. If so, for what total number of such forks?

3. To what persons and centres were such forks to be consigned, and in what numbers respectively?

Topic:   DEFENCE PRODUCTION
Subtopic:   SERVING FORKS
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LIB

Mr. Mcllraiih: (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Defence Production; Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2. 40,000.

3.

Consignee-Centre-Number of Forks

Commandant, No. 26 central ordnance depot, subdepot, 6565 Notre Dame St. East, Montreal, P.Q., 20,000.

Commanding officer, No. 15 regional ordnance depot, Debert, Nova Scotia, 6,300.

Commanding officer, No. 16 regional ordnance depot, Regina, Saskatchewan, 7,400.

Commanding officer, No. 17 regional ordnance depot, Boundary Bay, British Columbia, 6,300.

Topic:   DEFENCE PRODUCTION
Subtopic:   SERVING FORKS
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November 28, 1951