March 15, 1926 (15th Parliament, 1st Session)

IND

Alan Webster Neill

Independent

Mr. NEILL:

My hon. friend laughs because he thinks I could not go very far without bringing in the Asiatics. But perhaps he will allow me to say it is a much more important question in British Columbia than it is in his province. While we hope we may be able to deal with the question of further Asiatic immigration by imposing effective restrictions, the economic competition of those who are already here can, we think, be most suitably met by some legislation along the lines of a minimum wage bill, because if a minimum wage is imposed, the desire to
Legal Minimum Wage

Topic:   LEGAL MINIMUM WAGE
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