Charles Eugène PARENT

PARENT, Charles Eugène, K.C., B.A., B.C.C.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Quebec West (Quebec)
Birth Date
November 18, 1894
Deceased Date
June 12, 1961
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Parent
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=449e1e87-7c70-4086-bf84-ce748397efe9&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
LIB
  Quebec West and South (Quebec)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Quebec West and South (Quebec)
November 23, 1944 - April 16, 1945
IND
  Quebec West and South (Quebec)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
IND
  Quebec West and South (Quebec)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
LIB
  Quebec West (Quebec)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 4 of 19)


July 14, 1955

Mr. SI. Laurent:

A judicial investigation

might be quite useful; but I think the hon. gentleman will recognize that an investigation conducted under the personal attention of the present commissioner will be a very full and objective one. I think the hon. member will agree that the commissioner has been doing an excellent job in handling the penitentiaries.

Topic:   OUTBREAK AMONG CONVICTS AT PRINCE ALBERT, SASKATCHEWAN
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July 1, 1955

Mr. SI. Laurent:

Which has not yet been returned; but the government expects this money will be returned within the 12 months of the date of the guarantee to be given by the Export Credits Insurance Corporation.

Topic:   I. 1955
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June 3, 1955

Mr. SI. Laurent:

I think there is credit

going to all those who are interested in the development of the country, no matter in what part of the house they sit. We are all Canadians and are all endeavouring, in the different spheres in which we find ourselves, to do our best to further the development of the Canadian economy.

Topic:   PACIFIC GREAT EASTERN RAILWAY
Subtopic:   PROVISION OP SUBSIDY ON PORTION OF EXTENSION
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February 14, 1955

1. The only letter on this subject received by the federal government during this period was that of November 1, 1954, from Premier Duplessis of Quebec, and this letter was among those tabled in the House of Commons on January 17, 1955.

2. Answered by No. 1.

Topic:   DOMINION-PROVINCIAL AGREEMENTS-PROVINCIAL SUBMISSIONS
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May 28, 1954

Mr. SI. Laurent:

I told Mr. Lawson that I would not even put it before my colleagues. I told him that I could not give any undertaking or any commitment whatsoever and that I would not put it before my colleagues to make any commitment even as to what space they would take; that the promoters would have to take the risk of having desirable space and then offering it when it was available, and that if it was desirable and was competitive with respect to rent I felt that the government at that time, whoever might be in office, would be glad to consider entering into leases.

Topic:   CUSTOMS TARIFF
Subtopic:   DEPARTMENT OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
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