July 26, 1944 (19th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Douglas Charles Abbott (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Finance)

Liberal

Mr. ABBOTT:

Devolution under the law is what governs. If in certain jurisdictions there is statutory provision for varying the provisions of a will in order to provide maintenance for certain people it is felt that that is a matter of local convenience and the dominion succession duty law cannot properly take cognizance-

Topic:   DOMINION SUCCESSION DUTY ACT
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