March 31, 1903 (9th Parliament, 3rd Session)

CON

Robert Laird Borden (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN (Halifax).

I expressly said when I rose to speak that I did not propose to argue the question at the present time; that I proposed to state for the information of the House the point as I understood it which had been made by the law officers of the province of New Brunswick, and to inquire whether the executive of Canada had obtained the opinion of its law officers, and to ask that we might be favoured witli a perusal of that opinion in case it had been obtained.

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