April 15, 1901 (9th Parliament, 1st Session)

CON

John Graham Haggart

Conservative (1867-1942)

Hon. JOHN HAGGART (South Lanark).

As the hon. gentleman states, there is only one section in the Bill, which provides that this contract ' shall be binding according to the tenor thereof as to such of the parties thereto as are subject to the legislative authority of parliament.' Does the hon. gentleman mean that the legislature of the province of Manitoba will come under this provision, as being subject to the legislative authority of parliament ?

Topic:   MANITOBA RAILWAYS AGREEMENT.
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