May 19, 1905 (10th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Henry Robert Emmerson (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Liberal

Mr. EMMERSON.

We do not pay. We inquire and then submit the matter to parliament. This has not been paid. It cannot be paid until parliament votes the amount. Of course, as I understand it, the custom has been to look into each individual case and if a man is injured on duty an allowance of a certain percentage is granted unless' it is the fault of the la-, bourer or workman. In that case it is not considered. i

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