February 16, 1909 (11th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

George Perry Graham (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Liberal

Mr. GRAHAM.

That is not really the object of this Bill, though possibly the Bill might apply to a case of that kind. In all the railway charters we give now, containing that power, we are providing that these matters must be referred to the Railway Commission. I do not wish however to put anything in the law to interfere with existing contracts.
On section 1-in disputes between lessee of water-power and applicant for electricity, the board may fix price.

Topic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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