March 10, 1954 (22nd Parliament, 1st Session)


Herbert Wilfred Herridge

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

Mr. Herridge:

I should like to ask the
minister a question under this section. I think it is the correct one. I was informed by a person I consider to be quite responsible that when the R.C.M.P. lay a charge for an offence involving the operation of sweepstakes, particularly the Irish sweepstakes, the case is heard in Ottawa and the fine or any moneys seized are paid to the city of Ottawa rather than to the municipality in which the offence occurred.

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