June 10, 1931 (17th Parliament, 2nd Session)

CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; Minister of Finance and Receiver General; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

The provinces in the
first instance might have a watching brief, but if it were felt that there was a trenching upon the powers of the provinces, they would undoubtedly have a right to represent to the committee their views with respect to the matter. That is my personal opinion. It is for the committee to decide as to that.

Topic:   BEAUHARNOIS POWER CORPORATION
Subtopic:   APPOINTMENT OF SPECIAL COMMITTEE OF INVESTIGATION
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