James McCrie DOUGLAS

DOUGLAS, James McCrie

Personal Data

Party
Unionist
Constituency
Strathcona (Alberta)
Birth Date
February 5, 1867
Deceased Date
March 16, 1950
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_McCrie_Douglas
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=2d381950-3892-4297-ab44-a57cb29bc414&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
businessman, farmer, merchant

Parliamentary Career

October 20, 1909 - July 29, 1911
LIB
  Strathcona (Alberta)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
LIB
  Strathcona (Alberta)
December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
UNION
  Strathcona (Alberta)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 71 of 72)


January 30, 1912

Mr. DOUGLAS.

[DOT] The late government purchased a site for a building in the town of Camrose and an 'appropriation appeared in the former estimates to erect a building there, but that vote has been withdrawn from these estimates. What is the intention of the government with respect to the Camrose public building?

Topic:   SUPPLY.
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March 17, 1911

Mr. DOUGLAS.

I move that section 12 be stricken from the Bill.

Topic:   SUPPLY.
Subtopic:   PRIVATE BILLS.
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March 10, 1911

Mr. DOUGLAS.

I move that the words: ' or in the Telegraph Act ' in line one be stricken out, and also the words ' telegraph or telephone lines or any ' in lines two and three.

Topic:   SUPPLY-TRANSPORTATION IN CANADA.
Subtopic:   PRIVATE BILLS.
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March 10, 1911

Mr. DOUGLAS.

The province of Alberta owns and controls all the telephone lines in the province, having bought out the Bell Telephone Company at great cost, and the government feel it would be against the interests of the people to have any competition in telephone lines which might be given under this section as it stands.

Topic:   SUPPLY-TRANSPORTATION IN CANADA.
Subtopic:   PRIVATE BILLS.
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March 10, 1911

Mr. DOUGLAS.

I move that section 12 be stricken from the Bill.

Topic:   SUPPLY-TRANSPORTATION IN CANADA.
Subtopic:   PRIVATE BILLS.
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