Mr. Si. Laurent (Quebec East):
I do not
know that it is necessary, but those negotiations aim at retaining for Canada as much as possible of all the benefits, either upstream or downstream, which might result from regulating the flow of the Columbia river. I think they would very probably affect the kind of physical works that would be erected for the purpose of making that control of the flow as effective as possible.
Subtopic: INQUIRY AS TO REPLY OF PREMIER OF BRITISH COLUMBIA TO FEDERAL OFFER