November 20, 1957 (23rd Parliament, 1st Session)

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Gordon Minto Churchill (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. Gordon Churchill (Minister of Trade and Commerce):

Mr. Speaker, the answer is as follows: (a) Under the provisions of an agreement dated May 30, 1957 between
Northern Ontario Pipe Line Crown Corporation and Trans-Canada Pipe Lines Limited, Trans-Canada shall make available such information and advice as the corporation requires in the placing of contracts for the construction and the purchase of materials and equipment. The approval of all such contracts rests with and shall be in the name of the corporation. It is a provision of the bylaws of Northern Ontario Pipe Line Crown Corporation that unless the approval of the treasury board is first obtained, the corporation shall not enter into a contract involving any expenditure in excess of $50,000.
(b) Under the provisions of an agreement dated May 30, 1957, between Northern
Ontario Pipe Line Crown Corporation and Trans-Canada Pipe Lines Limited, Trans-Canada is responsible for the direct field supervision of construction subject to the over-all supervision of Defence Construction (1951) Limited on behalf of the corporation.

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Topic:   TRANS-CANADA PIPE LINES-CONTRACTS
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