April 18, 1918 (13th Parliament, 1st Session)

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Mr. REID (Mackenzie):

Unionist (Liberal)

1. What were the total receipts from Customs tariff during the fiscal year ending March, 1917, on the following goods entering Customs ports west of the Great Lakes :-ploughs, traction engines, threshing outfits, self-binding reapers, threshing separators, other farm machinery and repair parts, respectively?
2. What was the total amount of drawback paid by the Government to Canadian manufacturers of farm machinery, during the fiscal year ending March, 1917, on mowing machines, reapers, harvesters, binders and attachments for binders?
3. Are repair parts for mowing machines and reapers subject to the drawback?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   DUTIES AND DRAWBACK ON AGRICULTURAL MACHINERY.
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