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

L LIB

Jacques Bureau

Laurier Liberal

Mr. BUREAU:

That is the fate which I would like this Bill to have to-night. Let it explode and let us be done with it. If this Bill was to serve any purpose of the consumer, or even if it were to aid the manufacturer himself, we could feel that at least it was going to be of service to somebody. The minister is asked: why make the weight 94 pounds? He replies: To make a standard. Why not make the standard 87i pounds?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   INSPECTION AND SALE ACT AMENDMENT.
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