May 4, 1938 (18th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Mr. EULER: (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. The Canada and Gulf Terminal Railway is subsidized by the government under the Subsidy Act.
Under this act, when the mail earnings are less than 3 per cent of the government subsidy, payment for the carriage of mails is made to the receiver general. When the mail earnings are over 3 per cent of the government subsidy, the amount in excess of 3 per cent would be paid by the Post Office Department to the railway.
The mail earnings of this railway being less than 3 per cent of the government subsidy, payment for the carriage of mails is made by the Post Office Department to the receiver general in accordance with the provisions of the act.
2 and 3. Answered by No. 1.

Topic:   CANADA AND GULF TERMINAL RAILWAY MAIL SUBSIDY
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