July 13, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

LIB

Frank Oliver

Liberal

Mr. OLIVER:

I do not think it would
be-fair to allow the preamble to go through without some consideration or discussion. If it is not convenient or practicable to discuss the general question, I wish to draw attention to this statement in the preamble:
Whereas. enough men do not volunteer to provide such reinforcements.
I claim, on behalf of this House and this country, a statement from the Government from the authorities who are bringing in this Bill, as to why enough men do not volunteer to provide such reinforcements.

Topic:   REV1SED EDITION COMMONS
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