Mr. Speaker, I think it is important that this matter be clarified, and I hope I may have your indulgence to say a few other
February 7, 1967
Inquiries of the Ministry words. I volunteered this statement to Mr. Sinclair Stevens in case there should be any doubt whatever about my attitude in relation to the certificate that has been granted to the Bank of Western Canada to open business. Mr. Stevens did not ask me about this; I volunteered the statement.
Subtopic: BANK OF WESTERN CANADA-LOANS TO PREFERRED SHAREHOLDERS