June 8, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

LIB

William Roche

Liberal

Mr. ROCHE:

The case to which the hon. member refers was that of a young man who was subject to the head tax under the statute which I read a few moments ago. The statute applies to "every person of Chinese origin," and as this young man was of Chinese origin he was properly subjected to the head tax.

Topic:   CHINESE IMMIGRATION BILL.
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