March 19, 1941 (19th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

Mr. HOBLITZELL:

Liberal

1. What are the conditions in the oil industry which make it necessary to give wide powers to the oil controller as set forth by order in council No. 1195 dated February 19, 1941?
2. Has the government taken any action with a view to promoting a more extensive production of oil in Canada?
3. Is it the intention of the government to take possession, control or management of the oil industry in whole or in part under powers contained in clause 2 (c) of order in council No. 1195 dated February 19, 1941, or any other authority thereunto enabling, and has the government taken any such action?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   OIL PRODUCTION AND CONTROL
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