April 12, 1962 (24th Parliament, 5th Session)

LIB

Lionel Chevrier (Official Opposition House Leader; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

Mr. Chevrier:

I rise on a question of privilege, Mr. Chairman, and it is this. We were not on this item when the estimates were last discussed in this chamber. As a matter of fact we were on item 729. While we on

Supply-Northern Affairs this side of the chamber welcome the decision of the government to deal with supplementary estimates, in the light of what has taken place I think I should review briefly what has happened outside the House of Commons and here in the House of Commons concerning the manner in which the estimates have been brought before us. On Friday, March 23-

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF NORTHERN AFFAIRS AND NATIONAL RESOURCES
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