John Hampden BURNHAM

BURNHAM, John Hampden, B.A., M.A.

Personal Data

Party
Unionist
Constituency
Peterborough West (Ontario)
Birth Date
October 14, 1860
Deceased Date
April 25, 1940
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Hampden_Burnham
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=0b65ff12-9c90-415b-937f-308e67da151a&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Peterborough West (Ontario)
December 17, 1917 - July 15, 1920
UNION
  Peterborough West (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 230 of 230)


February 15, 1912

Mr. BURNHAM.

I would like to usk the hon. gentleman if the late government was a party to this outrageous extortion?

Topic:   SUPPLY-RAILWAY FREIGHT RATES.
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February 8, 1912

Mr. BURNHAM.

Is the hon. gentleman opposed to a protective tariff in the west just now because manufacturing industries

there iare in their infancy? In that ease when would he be in favour of it?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   APPOINTMENT OF TARIFF COMMISSION.
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February 8, 1912

Mr. BURNHAM.

How do you define high tariff?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   APPOINTMENT OF TARIFF COMMISSION.
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February 7, 1912

Mr. BURNHAM.

If the hon. member (Mr. Kyte) will allow a question, I would like to ask what difference there would be between that and the recommendation of experts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   APPOINTMENT OF A TARIFF COMMISSION.
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February 5, 1912

Mr. BURNHAM.

Have the courts laid it down that where an animal is on the property of another, a trespasser, the onus is on the person who owns the property to prove that the animal was not on his property by right but improperly?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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