I have the honour to inform the house that I have received the following communication:
Ottawa, June 5, 1958
I have the honour to inform you that the Honourable Patrick Kerwin, Chief Justice of Canada, acting as Deputy of His Excellency the Governor General, will proceed to the Senate chamber today, the 5th June, at 5.45 p.m., for the purpose of giving the royal assent to a certain bill.
1 have the honour to be, sir,
Your obedient servant,
J. F. Delaute
Secretary to the Governor General (Administrative)
A message was delivered by Major C. R. Lamoureux, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, as follows:
Mr. Speaker, the Honourable the Deputy Governor General desires the immediate attendance of this honourable house in the chamber of the honourable the Senate.
Accordingly, Mr. Speaker with the house went up to the Senate chamber.
And being returned:
Mr. Speaker informed the house that the Deputy Governor General had been pleased
to give, in Her Majesty's name, the royal assent to the following bill:
An act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the public service of the financial year ending the 31st March, 1959.
At six o'clock the house took recess.