June 1, 1944 (19th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Mr. FERLAND:

Liberal

1. Have the licensed dealers or packers of Canadian leaf tobacco of the district of Joliette, Quebec, asked the wartime prices and trade board to raise their wholesale prices, because the prices paid to the tobacco producers are *higher than the maximum prices authorized by *the board?
2. Has the tobacco administrator recommended to the chairman of the wartime prices and trade board an increase in the wholesale price of Canadian leaf pipe tobacco, grown in the province of Quebec?
3. Has the special adviser to' the chairman of the wartime prices and trade board, for the province of Quebec, made a similar recommendation?
4. Has the wartime prices and trade board arrived at a decision in connection with this matter; (a) if so, what is such decision; (b) if not, will such matter be examined and decided upon by the government?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN LEAF PIPE TOBACCO
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