April 11, 1974 (29th Parliament, 2nd Session)

NDP

Thomas Speakman Barnett

New Democratic Party

Mr. Barnett:

Is the hon. member aware that figures under the Fisheries Development Act, which is a grants program, show that the proportions of funds received as between Nova Scotia fishermen and British Columbia fishermen are reversed? In point of fact, most of the fishermen in British Columbia are not eligible to receive grants under the Fisheries Development Act. This may explain their resort to borrowing.
April 11, 1974

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   FARM IMPROVEMENT, SMALL BUSINESSES AND FISHERIES IMPROVEMENT LOANS ACTS AMENDMENTS RESPECTING LOANS AND GOVERNMENT LIABILITY
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