May 6, 1993 (34th Parliament, 3rd Session)

PC

Frank Oberle (Minister of Forestry)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. Frank Oberle (Minister of Forestry):

Mr. Speaker, the forest resource development agreements which in the main funded the private woodlot entrepreneurs in the province of Quebec and other provinces are scheduled to be phased out over a period of three to four years.
I hope that provides us with sufficient time to sit down with the provinces to define a more legitimate role for the federal government, in which we can have a longer term commitment and one that would assist the private
May 6, 1993

Oral Questions
woodlot owners in their efforts to meet the objectives of our modem society.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   FOREST DEVELOPMENT
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