April 11, 1916 (12th Parliament, 6th Session)

LIB

Edward Walter Nesbitt

Liberal

Mr. NESBITT:

The minister is supposed to sit in the Railway Committee, of which he is generally a member, and I have never known of a case where the minister disapproved of a Bill going through the Railway Committee. I have been for years opposed to the duplication of lines, and this amendment is largely with reference to that. I would like, also, to draw the attention of the minister to these words in clause 7: " company, municipality, or person." What is meant by " company"?

Topic:   POWERS OF THE RAILWAY COMMISSION.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENTS.
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