April 6, 1957 (22nd Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Louis Stephen St-Laurent (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Mr. St. Laurent (Quebec East):

I do not know whether we can interpret the fact that they did comply with our requirement that they obtain a waiver of the provisions of the Canada Shipping Act as an admission

that these are territorial waters, but if they were not territorial waters there would be no point in asking for a waiver under the Canada Shipping Act.

Topic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Subtopic:   UNITED STATES
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