Edgar Nelson RHODES

RHODES, The Hon. Edgar Nelson, P.C., K.C., B.A., LL.B.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Richmond--West Cape Breton (Nova Scotia)
Birth Date
January 5, 1877
Deceased Date
March 15, 1942
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edgar_Nelson_Rhodes
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=0ad88e35-0ebb-4dd8-9601-b39a599b36d1&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
  • Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons (February 3, 1916 - January 17, 1917)
  • Speaker of the House of Commons (January 18, 1917 - March 7, 1922)
December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
UNION
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
  • Speaker of the House of Commons (January 18, 1917 - March 7, 1922)
September 2, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Richmond--West Cape Breton (Nova Scotia)
  • Minister of Fisheries (August 7, 1930 - February 2, 1932)
  • Minister of Finance and Receiver General (February 3, 1932 - October 22, 1935)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 1461)


July 5, 1935

Mr. RHODES:

I think my right hon.

friend will find that that has been common to money bills for many years, and has not been Changed in any respect.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS
Subtopic:   SUPPLY BILLS
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July 5, 1935

Mr. RHODES moved:

Resolved, that towards making good the supply granted to His Majesty on account of certain expenses of the public service for the fiscal year ending 31st March, 1936, the sum of $16,359,978.34 be granted out of the consolidated revenue fund of Canada.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS
Subtopic:   SUPPLY BILL
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July 5, 1935

Hon. E. N. RHODES (Minister of Finance):

My right hon. friend may be correct; I will ascertain the situation as quickly as possible. I believe so far as we in this house are concerned, however, the procedure is concluded.

Topic:   TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMISSION
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July 5, 1935

Mr. RHODES:

Mr. Speaker, the Senate committee has finished its deliberations and

the Senate has reconvened. I am expecting a message momentarily from the Senate and the Prime Minister will be here presently. I think it might be possible to continue to see if we cannot conclude in the next few minutes.

Topic:   BUSINESS OF THE HOUSE
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July 4, 1935

Mr. RHODES:

1 and 2. The governmenit is advised that loan applications received by the board in the province of Quebec are being disposed of as

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soon as is reasonably possible following the receipt of appraisal reports and of such additional information as may be required in determining the merits of the individual applications. Following the appointment of a chief executive officer for the province of Quebec on May 16th last, the work of securing and instructing competent men to handle the largely increased volume of appraisal work in the province has necessarily taken some time to complete. Appraisal operations in the province are, however, now fully under way.

Address to The Governor General

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN FARM LOAN BOARD-DECISIONS
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