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

PC

William Howell Arthur Thomas

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Thomas (Middlesex West):

As I understand it, the principle of the bill is supported by the Conservative element in this house and, as I said, the principle is largely supported by the population all across the country; but unfortunately, it is introduced in such a way that we cannot vote for it without indicating a measure of lack of confidence in the government. Therefore, we have to praise it and let it go.

Topic:   INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS
Subtopic:   PROVISION OP ANNUAL VACATIONS WITH PAY FOR EMPLOYEES
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