George BLACK

BLACK, The Hon. George, P.C., K.C.

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Yukon (Yukon)
Birth Date
April 10, 1873
Deceased Date
August 23, 1965
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Black_(Canadian_politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=3738c10d-d188-441d-ad40-3689553b373a&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister, lawyer

Parliamentary Career

December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
CON
  Yukon (Yukon)
October 29, 1925 - July 2, 1926
CON
  Yukon (Yukon)
September 14, 1926 - May 30, 1930
CON
  Yukon (Yukon)
July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Yukon (Yukon)
  • Speaker of the House of Commons (September 8, 1930 - January 16, 1935)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
NAT
  Yukon (Yukon)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
PC
  Yukon (Yukon)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 181)


April 27, 1949

Mr. Black (Yukon):

For a copy of the contract or contracts under which roads are being built between Minto and Mayo and between Minto and coal mine at Tantalus Butte, all in Yukon Territory?

Topic:   ROAD CONSTRUCTION IN YUKON TERRITORY
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April 25, 1949

1. To what countries is Canada to export 205 million bushels of wheat annually for the next four years as provided by agreement reached recently by forty-six countries?

2. Upon what terms and when will Canada be paid for those exports?

Topic:   WHEAT EXPORTS
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April 6, 1949

Mr. George Black (Yukon):

Mr. Speaker, I should like to draw attention to the fact that on March 14 a motion for the production of papers was passed, concerning information which it should not have taken more than two days to prepare, because it is all available here in Ottawa. As yet, however, that return has not been brought down.

Topic:   INQUIRY FOR RETURN
Subtopic:   YUKON TERRITORY
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April 4, 1949

Mr. Black (Yukon):

Perhaps the minister would inform the committee whether any arrangements are being made for the repayment of this vote. Is this money being made available to the fishermen of Nova Scotia to go fishing with British Columbia bait or is it an outright gift? Is the government now supplying bait so that fishermen can go fishing?

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF FISHERIES
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April 4, 1949

Mr. Black (Yukon):

Will the government at this session of parliament take proceedings necessary to create the district of Mackenzie in Northwest Territories of Canada an electoral district, entitled to elect a member to represent it in the House of Commons of Canada, separate and apart from Yukon Territory, formerly the electoral district of Yukon?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DISTRICT OF MACKENZIE, N.W.T. REPRESENTA- TION IN HOUSE OF COMMONS
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