March 13, 1969 (28th Parliament, 1st Session)

NDP

Thomas Clement (Tommy) Douglas

New Democratic Party

Mr. Douglas (Nanaimo-Cowichan-The Islands):

On a point of order, Mr. Speaker, I have no wish to dispute Your Honour's decision and, under the rules of the house, cannot do so. With great deference however I would ask Your Honour, in interpreting the standing orders in future, to give some thought to distinguishing what might be termed continuing problems. If a problem continues to exist for a certain period of time surely there comes a point in time when it reaches critical proportions.

Topic:   MOTION TO ADJOURN UNDER S.O. 26 LABOUR CONDITIONS ALLEGED FAILURE OF GOVERNMENT TO COPE WITH UNEMPLOYMENT-MOTION TO ADJOURN UNDER STANDING ORDER 26
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