April 29, 1918 (13th Parliament, 1st Session)

UNION

John Dowsley Reid (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Unionist

Mr. J. D. REID:

The Hydro-Electric Commission objected to the extension of this charter itwo years ago for the reason that the road, when built, would parallel a line the commission proposed to build from Toronto to Niagara Falls, but in the committee the other day the Hydro Commission did not object to the extension of this charter because this railway now belongs to the people of Canada and is -subject to the control of this Parliament.

Topic:   PRIVATE BILLS.
Subtopic:   CONSIDERED IN COMMITTEE.
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