May 17, 1965

CANADA ELECTIONS ACT

AMENDMENT RESPECTING POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS OF CANDIDATES

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Mr. A. B. Pailerson@Fraser Valley

for leave to introduce Bill No. C-105, to amend the Canada Elections Act (political affiliations of candidates on ballot papers).

Topic:   CANADA ELECTIONS ACT
Subtopic:   AMENDMENT RESPECTING POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS OF CANDIDATES
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Some hon. Members:

Explain.

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SC

Alexander Bell Patterson

Social Credit

Mr. Patterson:

Mr. Speaker, as indicated in the explanatory note to the bill, its purpose is to provide for the appearance of the political affiliations or interests of the candidates on the ballot papers used in Federal elections.

Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

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Subtopic:   AMENDMENT RESPECTING POLITICAL AFFILIATIONS OF CANDIDATES
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QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk.)


ATLANTIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD GRANTS

PC

Mr. Coales

Progressive Conservative

1. What is the total amount of grants either approved to date, or earmarked for the Atlantic provinces, from the Atlantic Development Board?

2. What is the breakdown for each of the four provinces?

3. What is the total number of studies initiated by the Atlantic Development Board to date and how many of the investigations are still under way?

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Subtopic:   ATLANTIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD GRANTS
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LIB

John Whitney Pickersgill (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

Hon. J. W. Pickersgill (Minister of Transport):

I am informed by the Atlantic Development Board as follows:

1. As of April 23, the total amount of money approved by the Government for the Atlantic Provinces from the Atlantic Development Fund is $59,515,000.

2. These funds were distributed as follows: Newfoundland, $27,250,000; Prince Edward Island, $1,890,000; Nova Scotia, $6,000,000; New Brunswick, $24,375,000.

The Board has earmarked $20,000,000 for the industrial development program in Nova Scotia.

3. The Atlantic Development Board has initiated 18 studies, of which 9 are completed.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ATLANTIC DEVELOPMENT BOARD GRANTS
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SPACE LEASED IN OTTAWA OFFICE BUILDING

PC

Mr. Pascoe

Progressive Conservative

1. Has the government, or any department of the government, made a lease agreement for space in the new office building which is now being erected at the comer of O'Connor and Slater streets?

2. If so, what are the terms of the rental agreement and how much office space will be occupied?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SPACE LEASED IN OTTAWA OFFICE BUILDING
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LIB

Maurice Lamontagne (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Hon. Maurice Lamonlagne (Secretary of Slate):

1. No.

2. Not applicable.

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Subtopic:   SPACE LEASED IN OTTAWA OFFICE BUILDING
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REVENUE FROM CUSTOMS AND EXCISE TAXES

PC

Mr. Pigeon

Progressive Conservative

1. What amount has the federal government received from customs and excise tax since assuming possession of that field?

2. What part of this amount was received from the Province of Quebec?

3. What has the federal government received from income tax, corporation tax and estate tax since taking over these tax fields?

4. What part of these amounts was received from the Province of Quebec during the same period?

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Subtopic:   REVENUE FROM CUSTOMS AND EXCISE TAXES
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LIB

Lawrence T. Pennell (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance)

Liberal

Mr. L. T. Pennell (Parliamentary Secretary to Minister of Finance):

1. The information requested is available, year by year, from the Public Accounts of Canada in the Department of National Revenue Section. Because of the answer to part 2 of this question, this data has not been compiled.

2. This information is not available.

3. The information requested is available, year by year, from the Public Accounts of Canada in the Department of National Revenue Section. Also, for data back to 1942 for the personal income tax, see historical tables in Part One of "1964 Taxation Statistics" of the Department of National Revenue and, for data back to the taxation year 1944 for the corporation income tax, see historical tables in Part Two of "1964 Taxation Statistics" of the Department of National Revenue. Because of the answer to part 4 of this question, this data has not been compiled.

4. This information is not available.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   REVENUE FROM CUSTOMS AND EXCISE TAXES
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STUDY OF ACCESS THROUGH ALASKA PANHANDLE

NDP

Mr. Howard

New Democratic Party

1. With respect to the study being conducted by authorities in Ottawa into the possibilities of access through the Alaska Panhandle as announced

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by the Prime Minister on March 16, 1965, what is

(a) the date upon which the study was commenced

(b) the names of all positions held by the persons conducting the study, and (c) the estimate of the time required to complete the study?

2. Will the results of the study be made public and, if so, in what fashion?

3. By what method was the said study authorized and, if there are any documents relating to the authorization, what is the identification of each such document?

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Subtopic:   STUDY OF ACCESS THROUGH ALASKA PANHANDLE
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LIB

Arthur Laing (Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources)

Liberal

Hon. Arthur Laing (Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources):

1. The preliminary work in connection with the study announced by the Prime Minister in his statement of March 16, 1965, and as explained by the Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources in his statement of April 2, 1965, is now under way within the Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources. The objective is the preparation of a review of the current and historic factors to serve as a basis for the work of an appropriately constituted inter-departmental committee.

(a) Instructions to initiate this study were issued and the departmental study commenced March 4, 1965.

(b) The Assistant Deputy Minister of National Resources; the Assistant Deputy Minister of Northern Affairs; the Economic Adviser; the Chief of the Engineering Division of the Northern Administration Branch; the Chief of the Resource Management Division of the Resource Development Branch, in consultation, as necessary, with other departments.

(c) The preliminary study is scheduled for completion early this summer.

2. The results of the preliminary study will be used exclusively as a basis for an interdepartmental review of the many factors involved in this question.

3. By direction of the Minister of Northern Affairs and National Resources.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   STUDY OF ACCESS THROUGH ALASKA PANHANDLE
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DOMESTICATION OF MUSK-OX

May 17, 1965