June 2, 1952

PC

Winfield Chester Scott McLure

Progressive Conservative

Mr. McLure:

Stand.

Item stands.

Progress reported.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OP RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT
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BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE

LIB

Alphonse Fournier (Minister of Public Works; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

Mr. Fournier (Hull):

Mr. Speaker, tomorrow we will move to go into committee of supply and call two new departments. Then we will consider the estimates of resources and development, national health and welfare, and labour; also public works, perhaps, if we complete labour.

It being five minutes after eleven o'clock, the house adjourned, without question put, pursuant to standing order.

[The following items were passed in committee of supply]:

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DEPARTMENT OF RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT


National parks branch- 375. Branch administration, $23,545. National parks and historic sites services- 376. Administration, operation and maintenance, $3,646,974. 377. Construction or acquisition of buildings, works, land and new equipment, $3,506,443. 378. Grant to the Jack Miner migratory birds foundation, $5,000. Canadian wildlife service- 379. Wildlife resources (conservation and development, including administration of the Migratory Birds Convention Act-administration, operation and maintenance, $332,680. 380. National Museum of Canada-administration, operation and maintenance, $259,823. Engineering and water resources branch- 381. Branch administration, $65,172. Supply-Resources and Development Water resources division- Water resources division, including the administration of the Dominion Water Power and Irrigation Acts- 382. Administration, operation and maintenance including grant of $350 to the international executive council world power conference, $606,345. 383. Construction or acquisition of buildings, works, land and new equipment, $22,423. 384. To provide for studies and surveys of the Columbia river watershed in Canada, $387,535. 385. To provide for studies and surveys of the Red river basin in Canada, including Assiniboine and Pembina rivers, $255,553. 386. To provide for studies and surveys of the Saint John river watershed in Canada, $120,000. 387. Lake of the Woods control board, $15,590. 388. To provide for the expenses incurred under the agreement between Canada, Ontario and Manitoba, confirmed by the Lac Seul Conservation Act, 1928, moneys expended to be largely reimbursed, $17,750. 389. Engineering and architectural division-administration, operation and maintenance, $461,964. Projects division- 390. Administration, $38,238. 391. To provide for a contribution by Canada to the improvement and reconstruction of the road between Patricia bay airport, Vancouver island, and the city limits of Victoria, B.C., in accordance with the terms of the agreement between Canada and the province of British Columbia, $147,974. 392. To provide for a contribution to the cost of constructing a dam on the Upper Thames river near Fanshawe, Ontario, for the purposes of flood control and conservation, in accordance with the terms of an agreement between Canada, the province of Ontario and the Upper Thames river conservation authority, $1,158,220. 393. To provide for a contribution to the cost of constructing a mining road between Black bay and Ace lake in Saskatchewan in accordance with the terms of an agreement between Canada and the province of Saskatchewan, $16,666. 394. To provide, subject to allocation by treasury board, for the design and planning of deferrable projects, the acquisition of sites and the initiation of construction, $200,000. Trans-Canada highway division- 395. Administration, operation and maintenance, $424,785.







Tuesday, June 3, 1952


June 2, 1952