May 7, 1901 (9th Parliament, 1st Session)

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The MINISTER OF FINANCE.

What have we to do with the Criminal Code ? The hon. gentleman had something to do with the legislation on that question and must draw a distinction between proceedings under the Criminal Code and under the Tariff Act. Under the Tariff Act, the reduction or removal of the duty is the relief provided. But in the case of the leather combine a removal of the duty would not have the effect desired at all.

Topic:   SUPPLY-VALLEYFIELD RIOTS.
Subtopic:   MACKENZIE KING,
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