May 3, 1901 (9th Parliament, 1st Session)

CON

Robert Laird Borden (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN (Halifax).

It seems to me that at some stage in the proceedings you must come to the particular cause of his disqualification. If the man is not able to get to that point, I do not see how a law can be framed to meet the case. If I am not mistaken, the deputy returning officer ought to have in his possession a copy of the provincial law showing what the disqualifications are in that particular province.

Topic:   DOMINION ELECTIONS ACT, 1900.
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