2. Yes. The necessary orders in council authorizing salary revision have been passed and action is now proceeding to apply the revision this year.
4. (a) The Civil Service Act passed in May, 1918, does not make provision for the reinstatement of dismissed employees.
(b) Employees have never been refused the right to petition, and in fact, are regularly doing so.
(c) Representations from the Amalgamated Civil Servants were received and, after the consideration, the reasons for Mr. Power's dismissal were given, which apparently satisfied the Amalgamated Civil Servants, as nothing further has been heard from them in regard to this matter.
Subtopic: CIVIL SERVICE-SALARY REVISION