Donat RAYMOND

RAYMOND, The Hon. Donat

Parliamentary Career

Most Recent Speeches (Page 81 of 82)


May 20, 1931

1. What are the names of the various municipalities and towns in the county of Beau-harnois, which applied for grants under the Unemployment Relief Act?

2. What grant was received by each municipality or town ?

3. What was the federal contribution in each

case?

4. What was the provincial contribution in

each case?

5. Wliat was the municipal contribution in each case?

6. What amounts have been expended anu paid by the federal government to each municipality in each ease?

7. What amounts were granted to these various municipalities out of the special fund and for charitable purposes by virtue of the Unemployment Relief Act?

Answers of the Department of Labour

(As at May 14, 1931)

Dominion Provincial MunicipalMunicipalities Amount Contribution Contribution ContributionBeauharnois Ville $12,000 $ 3.000 8 3,000 $ 6,000St. Louis de Gonzague 2,000 500 500 1,000St. Thimothee Village 1,200 300 300 600Salaberry de Valleyfield City. 60,000 15,000 15,000 30,0002. See reply to No. 1.3. See reply to No. 1.4. See reply to No. 1.5. See reply to No. 1.6. No payments made by t'he Dominion to the above municipalities in respect of public works.7. No grants are made for direct relief. On accounts submitted by Valleyfield for direct relief the Dominion has paid $169.97.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   UNEMPLOYMENT RELIEF
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May 18, 1931

Mr. RAYMOND:

What is the duty imposed on matches imported to Canada?

Topic:   DUTY ON MATCHES
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May 18, 1931

1. Does the distribution office keep a record or daily book of the various departmental reports laid on the table of the House of Commons, in which is entered the date on which these reports are received for distribution to the members?

2. Does said record show the day and the hour on which the French copy of the 63rd annual report of the Minister of Marine, laid on the table of the House of Commons on March 23. 1931, was received by the distribution office?

3. If so, on what day and at what time of the day was the French copy of the 63rd annual report of the Minister of Marine, laid on the table of the House of Commons on March 23, 1931, received by the distribution office of the House of Commons?

Topic:   MARINE DEPARTMENT REPORT-FRENCH EDITION
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May 18, 1931

1. What is the sum of interest paid by the government of Canada for the years 1928 and 1929, respectively, on account of loans effected by the issuance of bonds subject to income taxation?

2. For what portion of these various loans did the government issue bonds payable to bearer?

3. For what portion of said various loans did the government issue bonds entirely nominative ?

4. According to reports made to the Minister of National Revenue regarding income taxation for the years 1928 and 1929, respectively, what is the total amount of incomes derived from the interests on said bonds so issued, and subject to income taxation?

5. What is the total amount of taxation received by the Department of National Revenue during the years 1928 and 1929, respectively, on account of interests received by the holders of these bonds, issued by the government, and subject to income taxation?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   INTEREST ON LOANS
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May 7, 1931

Mr. RAYMOND (Translation):

I think,

sir, if what I have just said had been well understood, it would have been noticed that I made no speech but that I had simply asked a question. To justify my question, I first had to state the facts to the house.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DEPARTMENT OF MARINE
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