Robert Henry WINTERS

WINTERS, The Hon. Robert Henry, P.C., B.A., M.Sc., LL.D.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
York West (Ontario)
Birth Date
August 18, 1910
Deceased Date
October 10, 1969
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Winters
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=4cd65efc-8d41-4369-bfc6-0f5452b5f5fd&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
engineer

Parliamentary Career

June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
LIB
  Queens--Lunenburg (Nova Scotia)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of National Revenue (October 30, 1947 - June 10, 1948)
  • Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transport (June 11, 1948 - November 15, 1948)
  • Minister of Reconstruction and Supply (November 15, 1948 - January 17, 1950)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
LIB
  Lunenburg (Nova Scotia)
  • Minister of Reconstruction and Supply (November 15, 1948 - January 17, 1950)
  • Minister of Resources and Development (January 18, 1950 - September 16, 1953)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
LIB
  Queens--Lunenburg (Nova Scotia)
  • Minister of Resources and Development (January 18, 1950 - September 16, 1953)
  • Minister of Public Works (September 17, 1953 - June 20, 1957)
November 8, 1965 - April 23, 1968
LIB
  York West (Ontario)
  • Minister of Trade and Commerce (January 4, 1966 - March 29, 1968)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 962)


March 27, 1968

Mr. Winters:

Mr. Speaker, I think the parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Consumer and Corporate Affairs could perhaps amplify on what has been said.

Topic:   IMMIGRATION
Subtopic:   WORK PERMITS TO U.S. CITIZENS OPERATING MEAT STORES
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March 27, 1968

Mr. Winters:

The average final payment for wheat other than Durum is a record 49.759

cents per bushel. The average final payment for Durum wheat is 63.323 cents per bushel. The over-all average of 50.270 cents per bushel is the largest average final payment in the history of the Canadian Wheat Board. The wheat board will begin mailing the final payment cheques tomorrow.

Topic:   WHEAT-FINAL PAYMENT FOR 1966-67 CROP
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March 27, 1968

Hon. Robert Winters (Minister of Trade and Commerce):

This is something we are looking into, Mr. Speaker, and I had discussions on this subject with my officials this morning. This matter has been referred to the proper law authorities of the crown, and I shall be glad to reply more fully to my hon. friend later on. If parliament is not sitting at the time I will be glad to write him.

Topic:   IMMIGRATION
Subtopic:   WORK PERMITS TO U.S. CITIZENS OPERATING MEAT STORES
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March 27, 1968

Hon. Robert Winters (Minister of Trade and Commerce):

Mr. Speaker, I have always found the judgment of the Canadian farmers to be pretty good in this field, and I am sure they are quite willing to adapt to the circumstances in the market place.

Topic:   INQUIRY AS TO PROSPECTS FOR COMING YEAR
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March 27, 1968

Hon. Robert Winters (Minister of Trade and Commerce):

Yes, Mr. Speaker, there is a formal provision in the proposed international wheat agreement to which Canada conforms, and we will certainly play our part in an endeavour to maintain the price structure.

Topic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
Subtopic:   WHEAT-PROVISION FOR RESTRICTED MARKETING UNDER INTERNATIONAL AGREEMENT
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