Thomas Miller BELL

BELL, Thomas Miller, B.C.L.

Parliamentary Career

August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
PC
  St. John--Albert (New Brunswick)
June 10, 1957 - February 1, 1958
PC
  St. John--Albert (New Brunswick)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Trade and Commerce (August 7, 1957 - January 9, 1958)
March 31, 1958 - April 19, 1962
PC
  St. John--Albert (New Brunswick)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (November 18, 1959 - November 17, 1961)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (January 18, 1962 - April 19, 1962)
June 18, 1962 - February 6, 1963
PC
  St. John--Albert (New Brunswick)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada (August 17, 1962 - February 6, 1963)
April 8, 1963 - September 8, 1965
PC
  St. John--Albert (New Brunswick)
November 8, 1965 - April 23, 1968
PC
  St. John--Albert (New Brunswick)
June 25, 1968 - September 1, 1972
PC
  Saint John--Lancaster (New Brunswick)
  • Whip of the Progressive Conservative Party (July 4, 1968 - September 21, 1973)
  • Chief Opposition Whip (July 6, 1968 - September 20, 1973)
October 30, 1972 - May 9, 1974
PC
  Saint John--Lancaster (New Brunswick)
  • Whip of the Progressive Conservative Party (July 4, 1968 - September 21, 1973)
  • Chief Opposition Whip (July 6, 1968 - September 20, 1973)
  • Official Opposition House Leader (September 21, 1973 - May 9, 1974)
  • Progressive Conservative Party House Leader (September 21, 1973 - May 9, 1974)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 1083)


April 24, 1974

Mr. Tom Bell (Saint John-Lancaster):

Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Minister of Fisheries, though I would not want to interfere with the Prime Minister any time he wishes to leak part of the budget. Does the government have evidence of overfishing of salmon by the Danes off Greenland in open defiance of the salmon agreement in which the minister took great satisfaction? If this is so, what is the hon. gentleman's next move to be? Where does this leave the Atlantic salmon fishermen and the ban that was imposed?

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   FISHERIES
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April 24, 1974

Mr. Bell:

Mr. Speaker, we are in favour of moving this bill forward quickly but it should be done in the proper

April 24, 1974

Order Paper Questions

way by the government through the House procedures. Why did they turn down our motion yesterday?

Topic:   BEEF PRICES-REQUEST FOR UNANIMOUS CONSENT TO MOVE MOTION
Subtopic:   ROUTINE PROCEEDINGS
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April 24, 1974

Mr. Bell:

Would the minister get hold of the Secretary of State for External Affairs and persuade him to get tough with the Danes?

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   FISHERIES
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April 23, 1974

Mr. Bell:

No, Mr. Speaker, I want to ask a question but it will keep until tomorrow.

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   AIR TRANSPORT
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April 22, 1974

Mr. Bell:

Take your shovel with you, Joe!

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   MANITOBA-FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO COMPENSATE FOR LOSSES
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