July 19, 1946 (20th Parliament, 2nd Session)

IND

John Lambert Gibson

Independent Liberal

Mr. J. L. GIBSON (Comox-Albemi):

Mr. Speaker, I beg leave to lay on the table of the house a petition signed by approximately 8,000 residents of British Columbia, humbly praying that this honourable house may be pleased to enact such measures as may be necessary to ensure that all people of Japanese descent be deported from Canada at the close of the present war, and that provisions for their acceptance by Japan be embodied in the armistice or peace terms.

Topic:   JAPANESE
Subtopic:   PETITION FOR LEGISLATION PROVIDING FOR DEPORTATION FROM CANADA
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