October 18, 1932 (17th Parliament, 4th Session)


Mr. GUTHRIE: (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Informed by provincial authorities as follows: (a) 303, (b) 288, (c) none.
2. 291, Piers Island penitentiary, B.C., balance in hands of provincial authorities.
3. Informed by provincial authorities as follows: Oakalla prison farm, 109; Grand Falls camp, 48; Nelson gaol, 131.
4. Informed by provincial authorities as follows: Children's Aid Society, Vancouver B.C.; Industrial School for Girls, Vancouver, B.C.; Private Home, Chilliwack, B.C.; Loyal Protestant Orphanage, New Westminster, B.C.; Protestant Orphans Home, Victoria, B.C.; Industrial School, Coquitlam, B.C.; Mental Hospital, Essondale, B.C.; General Hospital, Vancouver, B.C.
5. No information.
6. Information not yet available. Dominion will bear cost of imprisonment in the penitentiary and out of pocket expenses of province for keep of prisoners from 30 days after commitment until delivery to penitentiary.
7. $42,359.90.
8. Informed by provincial authorities, $4 per week.

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