May 13, 1901 (9th Parliament, 1st Session)

?

The MINISTER OF THE INTERIOR.

I think my hon. friend forgets that this company, in addition to being under the general Railway Act, so far as the fixing of a maximum rate is concerned, is in a special position as a contracting party with the Dominion under the Act which gave it its subsidy, and which gives the Dominion government the right from time to time to revise and control the rates.

Topic:   LEASE OF RAILWAYS BY MANITOBA.
Full View