April 11, 1945 (19th Parliament, 6th Session)

CCF

Mr. KNOWLES: (Whip of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. What rate of w'ages does the national film board pay, (a) messenger boys; (b) picture framers?
2. By what scale, or on what basis, are wages paid by the national film board determined?
3. Is any individual responsible for determining the above wages? If so, what is the position of such individual?
4. What provision is made for increases?
5. Is the matter of a rvorker's dependents considered in determining national film board wages ?
Mr. LaFLECHE:
1. (a) Messenger boys are paid $60 per month; (b) None employed.
2. Civil Service Commission rates of wages
are the standard. ,
3. The Civil Service Commission ordinarily, and the government film commissioner when he acts under the authority of the National Film Act, section 12 (1).
4. Salaries are surveyed periodically to determine whether increases are to be recommended.
5. The wage rate is paid according to the job performed.

Questions

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   NATIONAL FILM BOARD-STAFF-WAGE CONDITIONS
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