March 26, 1934 (17th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Mr. FERLAND:

Liberal

1. Has the government received petitions asking that a tax of 20 cents per pound be levied on the sale of leaf tobacco?
2. If so, how many such petitions have been received?
3. How many persons in each province, made such a request?
4. How many persons, in each separate municipality, signed such petitions?
5. What manufacturers proposed or recommended the taxation of leaf tobacco?
6. What are the municipalities whose municipal councils may have approved, by way of resolutions, the proposal to tax leaf tobacco?
7. Has the government received petitions or resolutions from municipal councils protesting against such a proposal?
8. If so, how many?
9. How many persons, in each province, signed such petitions of protest?
10. How many persons, in each municipality, signed such petitions of protest?
11. What are the municipalities whose municipal councils may have protested, by way of resolutions, against the proposal to tax leaf tobacco?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   PROPOSED TAXATION OF LEAF TOBACCO
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