April 13, 1927 (16th Parliament, 1st Session)

CON

Mr. YOUNG (Toronto Northeast):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Is the Pension Act administered by the Board of Pension Commissioners or by the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment ?
2. If the provisions of the act are given effect in part by the Board of Pension Commissioners and in part by the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment, what part is within the respective jurisdiction of the department and the board, and what parts if any, are under the board and the said department jointly?
3. Hon- is the degree of pensionable disability ascertained, and in such ascertainment what part is the responsibility of the board and what part, if any, is the responsibility of the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment?
4. By whose authority are pension examination or re-examination carried out?
5. Has the Department of Soldiers' Civil Reestablishment any control over the Board of Pension Commissioners as to administration or otherwise ?
6. Is the Board of Pension Commissioners entirely independent of Soldiers' Civil Re-estab-Iishment ?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PENSION ACT ADMINISTRATION
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