John Arthur CLARK

CLARK, BGen John Arthur, Q.C., C.M.G., D.S.O., B.A., LL.B.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Vancouver--Burrard (British Columbia)
Birth Date
June 8, 1886
Deceased Date
January 18, 1976
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Arthur_Clark
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=1d94c4b4-8378-4f3c-9aa1-bdfa6e79bfab&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister and solicitor

Parliamentary Career

December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
CON
  Burrard (British Columbia)
October 29, 1925 - July 2, 1926
CON
  Vancouver--Burrard (British Columbia)
September 14, 1926 - May 30, 1930
CON
  Vancouver--Burrard (British Columbia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 430)


April 2, 1930

1. On what date was Canadian army pay corps organized?

2. Why was it organized?

3. What are the duties of said corps?

4. What was the strength of said corps on July 1, 1914?

5. What is the strength of said corps to-day?

6. When was the name of said corps changed to Royal Canadian army pay corps?

7. Why was the word "royal" added?

8. How many of the present personnel served in a theatre of war between 1914 and 1918?

9. Is it the intention of the government to disband said corps?

10. Has an investigation relating to said corps been held?

11. Was said investigation conducted by soldiers or civilians?

12. Is it the intention of the government to replace the Royal *Canadian army pay corps by a civilian organization?

13. If so, what is the name and nature of the organization?

Unemployment-Mr. Heenan

14. What disposition will be made of the present members of the Royal Canadian army pay corps as to: (a) employment; (b) pay, and

(c) pension?

15. Is the accounts branch of the Department of National Defence now manned by civilians?

16. Will said accounts branch take over the duties now performed by the Royal Canadian army pay corps?

17. What is the present number of employees in said accounts branch?

18. What was the number of employees in said accounts branch on July 1, 1914?

19. How many of the present staff of the accounts branch served in a theatre of war between 1914 and 1918?

20. What provision has been made to carry out the pay services in ease of mobilization?

21. Did General Sir Arthur Currie make recommendations regarding the employment of civilians in the Department of National Defence when he was inspector general? If so, what were they?

22. Did Major General J. H. MacBrien make recommendations regarding the employment of civilians in the Department of National Defence when he was chief of the general staff? If so, what were they?

Topic:   CANADIAN ARMY PAY CORPS
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March 25, 1930

Mr. CLARK:

Does the minister know haw many officers there are in the service who will be entitled to pension after ten years' service?

Topic:   EXPORT ACT AMENDMENT
Subtopic:   REFUSAL OF RELEASES AND CLEARANCES TO COUNTRIES WHERE IMPORTATION OF LIQUOR FORBIDDEN
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March 25, 1930

Mr. CLARK:

What class is entitled to pension after ten yeans' service?

Topic:   EXPORT ACT AMENDMENT
Subtopic:   REFUSAL OF RELEASES AND CLEARANCES TO COUNTRIES WHERE IMPORTATION OF LIQUOR FORBIDDEN
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March 24, 1930

Mr. CLARK:

When I read it maybe I will.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   MILITIA PENSION ACT AMENDMENT
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March 24, 1930

Mr. CLARK:

If the minister's explanation is correct, why are the words "or who was at the time of his death in receipt of a pension'' in this resolution?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   MILITIA PENSION ACT AMENDMENT
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