June 7, 1954

NAVIGABLE WATERS PROTECTION ACT

RECOVERY OF COST OF MARKING OR REMOVING WRECK

LIB

Lionel Chevrier (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

Hon. Lionel Chevrier (Minister of Transport) moved

the first reading of Bill No. 471 (from the Senate), to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act.

Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   NAVIGABLE WATERS PROTECTION ACT
Subtopic:   RECOVERY OF COST OF MARKING OR REMOVING WRECK
Sub-subtopic:   SEAMEN'S SECURITY REGULATIONS
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POST OFFICE ACT

ENLARGEMENT OF PROVISION RESPECTING DISTRIBUTION OF NEWSPAPERS AND PERIODICALS

LIB

John Whitney Pickersgill (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Hon. J. W. Pickersgill (for the Postmaster General) moved

the first reading of Bill No. 473 (from the Senate), to amend the Post Office Act.

Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   POST OFFICE ACT
Subtopic:   ENLARGEMENT OF PROVISION RESPECTING DISTRIBUTION OF NEWSPAPERS AND PERIODICALS
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PRIVATE BILL

FIRST READING


Bill No. 472, to incorporate Canadian Slovak League.-Mr. Reinke.


QUESTIONS

CENTRAL MORTGAGE AND HOUSING

LOANS IN REGINA

CCF

Mr. Ellis:

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

1. How many loans have been approved by the Central Mortgage and Housing Corporation in Regina, since the proclamation of the new National Housing Act.

2. What is the maximum lending value placed on a house and lot in Regina, with a final price to the purchaser of: (a) $10,000; (b) $11,000; (c) $12,000; (d) $12,500?

3. What is the maximum loan that has, to date been granted on each of the categories listed in question 2?

4. Are chartered banks permitted to require a deposit of from $300 to $400 over and above the down payment before authorizing a loan?

Topic:   CENTRAL MORTGAGE AND HOUSING
Subtopic:   LOANS IN REGINA
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LIB

Maurice Bourget (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. Bourgel:

Mr. Speaker, I have spoken to the hon. member, and he has agreed to re-word this question.

Topic:   CENTRAL MORTGAGE AND HOUSING
Subtopic:   LOANS IN REGINA
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LIB

Louis-René Beaudoin (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

Question No. 8 withdrawn.

Topic:   CENTRAL MORTGAGE AND HOUSING
Subtopic:   LOANS IN REGINA
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INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR

SUBSIDIES

PC

Mr. Lennard:

Progressive Conservative

1. Were any subsidies paid by the Canadian government in each of the years, 1951, 1952 and 1953, to support the Canadian international trade fair?

2. If so, what amount for each of the above

years?

Topic:   INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR
Subtopic:   SUBSIDIES
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LIB

Clarence Decatur Howe (Minister of Defence Production; Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

Mr. Howe (Pori Arthur):

There are no individual subsidies paid. The Canadian international trade fair is financed by the government of Canada. The expenditure and revenue for each trade fair is as follows:

Fair Expenditure Revenue Net cost

1951 ....$720,753.72 $415,243.14 $305,510.58

1952 ___ 709,455.07 498,357.07 211,098.001953 ___ 795,123.22 604,404.72 190,718.50

Topic:   INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR
Subtopic:   SUBSIDIES
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PC

Mr. Fraser (Peterborough):

Progressive Conservative

1. How much 1953 butter did the government have on hand on May 31, 1954?

2. How much 1953 butter was sold on the reduced cost basis during May, 1954?

3. How much 1954 butter did the government have on hand on May 31, 1954?

4. How much 1954 butter did the government purchase in May, 1954?

Topic:   INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR
Subtopic:   SUBSIDIES
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June 7, 1954