March 31, 1938 (18th Parliament, 3rd Session)

CCF

Charles Grant MacNeil

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

Mr. MacNEIL:

The purpose of this bill is to amend the Militia Act so as to make it conform with the self-governing status of Canada as now recognized, and further to provide that Canada shall not become involved in any war outside of Canada without the consent of parliament.
Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   MILITIA ACT AMENDMENT
Subtopic:   SANCTION BY PARLIAMENT OF PLACING OF MILITIA ON ACTIVE SERVICE BEYOND CANADA
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