An explanation may have been given to the hon. member for Macleod, but this is a question in which the whole house is interested. I would ask the minister to indicate the special reasons for the reservation.
Mr. LaFLECHE: The point is that the national film board advise me that it would not be in the public interest to give figures of rentals received from motion picture .1
theatres for the use of the board's films, because, they say, it would be of assistance to the board's competitors.
Subtopic: NATIONAL FILM BOARD