February 21, 1927 (16th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Hon. Mr. EULER: (Minister of Customs and Excise)

Liberal

1. No, but certain publications are prohibited transmission in the mails under paragraph (d) sub-section 1 of section 9 of the Post Office Act as amended in 1913. Under item 1201, schedule "C" of the customs tariff which reads as follows:
Books, printed paper, drawings, paintings, prints, photographs or representations of any kind of a treasonable or seditious, or of an immoral or indecent character.
2. & 3. Answered by No. 1.
4. It is not deemed desirable to publish lists of prohibited works as :.t would give them undue publicity.

Topic:   CENSOR OF PUBLICATIONS
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