I would draw the hon. member's attention to the fact that the words, "and who is otherwise qualified under this act" means that the voter must be a British subject. This is an essential element before be is entitled to the franchise. You cannot simply by adding surplusage which has no real
legal effect control the franchise of the person mentioned. In other words, the amendment is tautological.
Subtopic: DOMINION ELECTIONS ACT AMENDMENT .