April 8, 1954 (22nd Parliament, 1st Session)

SC

Frederick George Hahn

Social Credit

Mr. F. G. J. Hahn (New Westminster):

Would the Minister of National Revenue consider moving the seasonal duty date on United States potatoes forward from June 15 to June 1, with the present six-week protective period still to apply, and so give the early potato growers protection by having the markets cleared of the vast quantities of United States potatoes that get to our market by beating the present tariff date deadline?

Topic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Subtopic:   POTATOES
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