Mr. CLARKE asked :
1. Were all the departmental reports presented to the House on Monday last printed in the government printing office in this city?
2. Are the departmental reports yet to he presented to the House being printed, or to be printed, in the government printing office in this city? '
3. If any of the departmental reports have been printed, or are being printed, in outside offices, what are the names of such offices, where are they located, on what terms is the work being done, were tenders called for the work, and why was the work not done in the government office?
Subtopic: PRINTING DEPARTMENTAL REPORTS.