May 7, 1974 (29th Parliament, 2nd Session)


Pierre Elliott Trudeau (Prime Minister)


Mr. Trudeau:

Those are only matters which are on the order paper, but there are many other measures mentioned in the Speech from the Throne which are ready for imminent introduction. I will mention just three which have to deal with the increase in food supply and stabilization of food production. One would be the amendments to the Farm Credit Act, to provide greater assistance to young farmers; another would be amendments to the Agricultural Stabilization Act, to broaden its scope; and the third would be grain marketing stabilization legislation based on cash advance payments on crops.

Subtopic:   THE BUDGET
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