April 8, 1957 (22nd Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

John Watson MacNaught (Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Fisheries)

Liberal

Mr. MacNaughl:

I think I pointed out when I made my statement at the resolution stage that the Indians of the Pacific coast are allowed to do pelagic sealing, but only in canoes with bows and arrows or spears; they are not allowed to use firearms or high-powered boats.

Topic:   NORTH PACIFIC FUR SEALS
Subtopic:   IMPLEMENTATION OF INTERIM CONVENTION ON CONSERVATION
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