June 4, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

CON

John Dowsley Reid (Minister of Customs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. REID:

The same as with any
other importer. If the Imperial Government owned an industry in this country and manufactured goods for their own use, or if they bring in goods for their war vessels, say, at Halifax, and they are delivered to the British Government they do not pay duty. That is mentioned in the Customs Act.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CUSTOMS ACT AMENDMENT.
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