May 9, 1939 (18th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Ernest Lapointe (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Liberal

Right Hon. ERNEST LAPOINTE (Minister of Justice):

Well, Mr. O'Connor is the law clerk of the senate. I have not considered the matter, but I do not see in what capacity his report could be laid upon the table of the House of Commons. He is neither the adviser of the House of Commons nor an officer of the Department of Justice.

Topic:   CONSTITUTIONAL MATTERS
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO AVAILABILITY OF REPORT BY W. F. O'CONNOR, K.C., TO THE SENATE
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