April 12, 1921 (13th Parliament, 5th Session)

CON

*Mr. WHITE:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. How many grazing leases of portions of the Blood Reserve were issued in 1918 by officers of the Department of Indian Affairs?
2. Was the leasing done by public tender?
3. Who authorized the granting of leases on the Blood Reserve without asking or obtaining the consent of the Indian owners?
4. Under what law were the grazing leases of 1918 on this Reserve issued?
5. Does the Government believe that war urgency is a valid excuse for breaking treaties?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BLOOD INDIAN RESERVE
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