February 12, 1937 (18th Parliament, 2nd Session)

CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

Some Speakers have ruled that they can be read and others have ruled that they cannot; some chairmen have ruled that they can be read and others have ruled that they cannot. Is it competent, when attention is directed to it, for a minister to say that a statement which he reads from a newspaper is the statement of the Minister of Agriculture of that time?

Topic:   PRAIRIE FARM REHABILITATION ACT
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