April 21, 1967

LIB

Lucien Lamoureux (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

I doubt whether this question is in order.

April 21, 1967

Inquiries of the Ministry

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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NDP

Thomas Clement (Tommy) Douglas

New Democratic Party

Mr. Douglas:

On a point of order, I am simply asking under what authority the regulation was passed since the act itself is not in effect.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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LIB

Lucien Lamoureux (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

That is why I felt the question was not in order.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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NDP

Francis Andrew Brewin

New Democratic Party

Mr. Andrew Brewin (Greenwood):

May I

ask the Prime Minister, when he discusses this matter with the minister of manpower, to call attention to the fact that the impact of this regulation falls largely on new immigrants, and that this seems to be inconsistent with the terms of the white paper.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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LIB

Lucien Lamoureux (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

Order. The hon. member is making a representation.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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PC

George Harris Hees

Progressive Conservative

Hon. George Hees (Northumberland):

supplementary question. In view of the fact that the minister of education of the province of Ontario has made a strong protest in this regard, stating that some 7,000 people under this program will be seriously affected, I should like to join with the hon. member for Burnaby-Coquitlam in strongly requesting-

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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?

Some hon. Members:

Oh, oh.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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LIB

Lucien Lamoureux (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

Order. The hon. member for York South. I trust this will be a question and that the hon. member will not join in representations made by other members.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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NDP

David Lewis

New Democratic Party

Mr. David Lewis (York South):

I think your wish will be observed, Mr. Speaker. I should like to ask the Prime Minister whether he will be good enough to discuss with the minister of manpower the possibility of tabling a copy of the regulation and the authority under which it was passed.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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LIB

Lester Bowles Pearson (Prime Minister)

Liberal

Mr. Pearson:

I will be glad to do that.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   PROPOSED CHANGE WITH RESPECT TO LIVING ALLOWANCES
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EXTERNAL AFFAIRS


On the orders of the day:


SC

Alexander Bell Patterson

Social Credit

Mr. A. B. Patterson (Fraser Valley):

should like to address my question to the Prime Minister and ask him whether the government has instituted a crash program, as has been reported, to prepare for possible peace keeping operations in Viet Nam.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Sub-subtopic:   VIET NAM-REPORTED PREPARATION FOR PEACE KEEPING OPERATIONS
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LIB

Lester Bowles Pearson (Prime Minister)

Liberal

Right Hon. L. B. Pearson (Prime Minister):

No, Mr. Speaker. The normal planning is going on.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Sub-subtopic:   VIET NAM-REPORTED PREPARATION FOR PEACE KEEPING OPERATIONS
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NDP

David Lewis

New Democratic Party

Mr. David Lewis (York South):

I should like to ask the right hon. gentleman whether

he or anyone in the government has expressed any regret or made any protest in connection with the most recent and most dangerous escalation of this war by the bombing inside the territory of Haiphong.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Sub-subtopic:   VIET NAM-REPORTED PREPARATION FOR PEACE KEEPING OPERATIONS
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LIB

Lester Bowles Pearson (Prime Minister)

Liberal

Mr. Pearson:

No, Mr. Speaker, I have made no protest, nor would I even consider doing so until I had detailed information as to the nature of this particular operation.

Topic:   VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL TRAINING
Subtopic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Sub-subtopic:   VIET NAM-REPORTED PREPARATION FOR PEACE KEEPING OPERATIONS
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TRANSPORT

QUEBEC-SALE OF BAIE COMEAU-RIMOUSKI FERRY


On the orders of the day:


PC

J.-H.-Théogène Ricard (Progressive Conservative Party Caucus Vice-Chair)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. Theogene Ricard (Saint-Hyacinthe-Bagot):

Mr. Speaker, I wish to direct a question to the Minister of Transport. Has he received representations from the Baie Co-meau chamber of commerce about the sale to the British Columbia Ferries of the ferry Pere Nouvel which provides service between Baie Comeau and Rimouski?

Topic:   TRANSPORT
Subtopic:   QUEBEC-SALE OF BAIE COMEAU-RIMOUSKI FERRY
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April 21, 1967