December 12, 1962

CANADA COUNCIL

REFERENCE OF REPORTS TO PUBLIC ACCOUNTS COMMITTEE

PC

John George Diefenbaker (Prime Minister)

Progressive Conservative

Right Hon. J. G. Diefenbaker (Prime Minister) moved:

That the reports of the Canada council for the fiscal years ended March 31, 1961 and March 31, 1962, laid before the house on July 1, 1961 and October 10, 1962 respectively, be referred to the standing committee on public accounts in order to provide for a review thereof pursuant to section 23 of the Canada Council Act.

Topic:   CANADA COUNCIL
Subtopic:   REFERENCE OF REPORTS TO PUBLIC ACCOUNTS COMMITTEE
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Motion agreed to.


PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

REFERENCE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS AND AUDITOR GENERAL'S REPORT TO COMMITTEE

PC

George Clyde Nowlan (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. George C. Nowlan (Minister of Finance) moved:

That the public accounts, volumes I, II, and III, and the report of the auditor general for the fiscal year ended March 31, 1961, and the financial statements of the Canada council for the fiscal years ended March 31, 1961 and 1962, and the reports of the auditor general thereon, be referred to the standing committee on public accounts.

Topic:   PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
Subtopic:   REFERENCE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS AND AUDITOR GENERAL'S REPORT TO COMMITTEE
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PC

Marcel Joseph Aimé Lambert (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Speaker:

May I indicate, in order for Votes and Proceedings to be proper, that these motions were made at this stage by consent.

Topic:   PUBLIC ACCOUNTS
Subtopic:   REFERENCE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS AND AUDITOR GENERAL'S REPORT TO COMMITTEE
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Motion agreed to.


NATIONAL HOUSING ACT

EXTENSION OF PERIOD FOR CONSTRUCTION OF SEWAGE TREATMENT PROJECTS

PC

Edmund Davie Fulton (Minister of Public Works)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. E. D. Fulion (Minister of Public Works) moved

that the house go into committee at the next sitting to consider the following resolution, which has been recommended to the house by His Excellency:

That it is expedient to introduce a measure to amend the National Housing Act, 1954 to extend for an additional two years the period within which the construction of a sewage treatment project in respect of which a loan has been or is to be made must be completed if the municipality or municipal corporation is to be granted a reduction of indebtedness.

Topic:   NATIONAL HOUSING ACT
Subtopic:   EXTENSION OF PERIOD FOR CONSTRUCTION OF SEWAGE TREATMENT PROJECTS
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Motion agreed to.


QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk.)


CAPE BRETON NATIONAL PARK

WINTER WORKS

LIB

Mr. MacEachen

Liberal

1. Has the government decided to undertake a winter works program in the Cape Breton Highlands national park and, if so, when is the program to begin?

2. How many additional employees will be required?

3. What additional sum of money will be spent, and what particular projects will be involved?

Topic:   CAPE BRETON NATIONAL PARK
Subtopic:   WINTER WORKS
Sub-subtopic:   PROGRAM
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PC

Walter Gilbert Dinsdale (Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources)

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Dinsdale:

1. Yes. The program will be under way this month.

2. 361 man-months (est.)

3. Approximately $165,000, on the construction of a fire equipment building and a paint and carpenter shop at Ingonish compound; continuation of campground developments at Broad Cove and Cheticamp, construction of a warden service garage and storage building at Pleasant Bay, and roadside clean up along the Cabot trail.

Topic:   CAPE BRETON NATIONAL PARK
Subtopic:   WINTER WORKS
Sub-subtopic:   PROGRAM
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ECCLES DIVORCE CASE-REPORT ON EVIDENCE

December 12, 1962