Percy Chapman BLACK

BLACK, Percy Chapman

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
Birth Date
January 11, 1878
Deceased Date
September 16, 1961
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Chapman_Black
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=316a4590-070e-4777-a3e9-b6985e3a9df3&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
businessman, farmer

Parliamentary Career

March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
NAT
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
PC
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
PC
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 355)


April 8, 1953

1. When were last tenders called for rural mail route Aspen and Caledonia via New Town, Guys-borough county, Nova Scotia?

2. When were tenders received, giving (a) name of tenderers; (b) amount of each tender?

3. Who held the previous contract, stating amount?

4. To whom has contract been let, stating amount?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY, N.S. RURAL MAIL ROUTE
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April 2, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

There are some inquiries outstanding, and I wish the minister would answer them. One inquiry had special reference to Nova Scotia and another to Saskatchewan. I think there are some others outstanding.

Topic:   WATER RESOURCES
Subtopic:   ASSISTANCE TO PROVINCES FOR CONSERVATION PURPOSES
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April 1, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

Before this section is passed I should like to get confirmation of this fact. As I understand it these building materials, such as brick, plaster, lumber, paint, glass and furnaces, which are important materials, have not been subject to sales

Excise Tax Act

tax in the past. There is no change in this schedule?

Topic:   I. 1953
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April 1, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

In the meantime could the minister state what royalty is charged on gold that is procured in this territory?

Topic:   YUKON ACT
Subtopic:   REVISION AND CONSOLIDATION
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April 1, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

Mr. Chairman, I have not been able to attend during the whole discussion, and I am not as familiar as perhaps I should be with the schedules

Excise Tax Act

in the budget speech. Do I understand that all the articles in this extensive schedule are now to be exempt from sales tax?

Topic:   I. 1953
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