July 23, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

CON

Alexander Morrison

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. MORRISON:

If I recollect -aright it only had reference to the wheat on hand, the wheat in store, of the present year's crop.
-Mr. OLIVER: I think that when this
item is being passed such an important action as is reported to have been taken by the grain supervisors -so early as to permit -an -anno-unoem-ent to he made in- the papers on Saturday should have been in- the -minister's hands for the information of the ' House. This -action -is going bo s-et the
policy of the Government in regard to- thi-s matter and it is of the highest importance to the whole of the western- country. I think the minister -should have been able to have stated exactly wha-t the purport of that action was and what the result was going bo be.

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