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

LIB

William Ross Macdonald

Liberal

Mr. W. R. MACDONALD (Brantford City):

'Mr. Speaker, on Friday last I gave notice of a motion in regard to the Central Finance Corporation, which paid certain fees on its. application for an increase of capital last year, which increase was not granted. I now move, seconded by the hon. member for Halifax (Mr. Isnor):
That the Central Finance Corporation, having paid a fee of $1,400 on the introduction of a bill for increase of capital in the session of 1937, be not required to pay the fees chargeable on increase of capital, on the reintroduction of the same bill during the present session, notwithstanding standing order No. 93, paragraphs (3) and (4) of the standing orders of the House of Commons, and the amendment thereto of Mr. Dunning that this question be referred to the standing committee on standing orders.

Topic:   CENTRAL FINANCE CORPORATION
Subtopic:   MOTION TO RELIEVE COMPANY OF REPAYMENT OF PARLIAMENTARY FEES, AND AMENDMENTS THERETO
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