June 5, 1972 (28th Parliament, 4th Session)

LIB

Gérard Pelletier (Secretary of State of Canada)

Liberal

Hon. Gerard Pelletier (Secretary of State):

Mr. Speaker, the budget relating to this program has been increased twice between last year and this year. The government will have to see if this program should be pursued next summer, but, as I have already told the House, there are other youth employment programs that are not designed for students only. Those programs are now under consideration within the Department of Manpower and Immigration and that of the Secretary of State and will be discussed in due course.

Topic:   OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTH PROGRAM-EXTENSION TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL JOBS FOR THOSE BETWEEN AGES OF 16 AND 24
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