January 16, 1939 (18th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Wilfrid Lacroix

Liberal

Mr. LACROIX (Quebec-Montmorency):

The purpose of the amendment is to enlarge the powers of the Postmaster General as to the making of regulations. At present the Postmaster General may prohibit the sending of obscene or immoral publications. It is intended in this bill that he should also have the power to prohibit and prevent sending of communistic literature.
Motion agreed to and bill read the first time. 71492-2J

Topic:   POST OFFICE ACT
Subtopic:   AMENDMENT TO PROHIBIT THE SENDING THROUGH MAILS OF COMMUNISTIC LITERATURE
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