June 28, 1935 (17th Parliament, 6th Session)

CON

Richard Burpee Hanson (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HANSON (York-Sunbury):

It has
some connection with it. The sum of $35,000 is required, or alleged to be required, by the departmental officers for certain expenses. I may say that the amount of this vote has been reduced in recent years and it is necessary to employ extra help to meet conditions which have arisen by reason of the administration of the Weights and Measures Act and the general policy of the department to enforce the act in consequence of the price spreads investigation, and for additional services.

Topic:   PENSIONS AND NATIONAL HEALTH
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