March 24, 1941 (19th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

Angus Lewis Macdonald (Minister of National Defence for Naval Services)

Liberal

Mr. MACDONALD (Kingston City):

The government would have nothing to say with respect to their employment. They were detained, I presume, for some offence under the Canada Shipping Act. The government would have nothing to say as to the rate of wages because they are not government
War Appropriation Bill

employees in the same sense that men in the navy are. The government does not operate a merchant marine service across the Atlantic.

Topic:   WAR APPROPRIATION BILL
Subtopic:   PROVISION FOR GRANTING TO HIS MAJESTY AID FOR NATIONAL DEFENCE AND SECURITY
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