June 13, 1934 (17th Parliament, 5th Session)

UFA

Michael Luchkovich

United Farmers of Alberta

Mr. LUCHKOVICH:

Mr. Chairman, during the past three weeks I must have received over three dozen letters from individuals all over the west who have asked me whether there is some diabolical scheme on foot on the part of the government to disfranchise certain citizens of this country. It was therefore with a great deal of relief that I heard the Minister of Justice say that the section with regard to the language qualification would be deleted from the forthcoming bill.

Topic:   DOMINION FRANCHISE ACT
Subtopic:   ELECTORAL FRANCHISE-APPOINTMENT OF FRANCHISE COMMISSIONER-PRINTING OF VOTERS' LISTS
Full View