This bill proposes to
place under the operation of the Civil Service Act and under the jurisdiction of the Civil Service Commission those particular departments now excluded, such as the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment. It also proposes to restore to the jurisdiction of the commission the majority of the 13,000 or more positions excluded by orders in council of recent years.
Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.
Subtopic: RESTORATION OF EXCLUDED POSITIONS