Donald Matheson SUTHERLAND

SUTHERLAND, The Hon. Donald Matheson, P.C., M.B.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Oxford North (Ontario)
Birth Date
December 3, 1879
Deceased Date
June 4, 1970
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_Matheson_Sutherland
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=594bcff6-ba72-46e7-863a-31cf961f1195&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
physician

Parliamentary Career

October 29, 1925 - July 2, 1926
CON
  Oxford North (Ontario)
July 28, 1930 - August 7, 1930
CON
  Oxford North (Ontario)
August 25, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Oxford North (Ontario)
  • Minister of National Defence (August 7, 1930 - November 16, 1934)
  • Minister of Pensions and National Health (November 17, 1934 - October 22, 1935)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 207)


July 3, 1935

Mr. SUTHERLAND:

I move accordingly.

Topic:   MORTGAGE CREDITS FOR FISHERMEN
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July 2, 1935

Mr. SUTHERLAND:

The sixteenth recommendation in connection with the present staff of the department.

Topic:   PENSIONS AND NATIONAL HEALTH
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July 2, 1935

Mr. SUTHERLAND:

This to to provide a further amount required for departmental staff. It is to provide for more nurses for departmental hospitals, for orderlies and hospital utility men, for investigators and stenographers. Included in 'this item is an .amount of $9,000 to provide for the investigators recommended in the Hyndman report.

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July 2, 1935

Mr. SUTHERLAND:

It is the intention

of -the government to appoint a commission to be known as the veterans' assistance commission, but the commission will not be named immediately. It is intended to leave this until the autumn when it is expected that the men to be appointed will be freer to serve.

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July 2, 1935

Mr. SUTHERLAND:

Practically the whole amount is to be used to implement the Hyndman report. Possibly a certain amount would have been provided for had that report not been issued, but practically the whole of this amount is to implement the report.

Topic:   PENSIONS AND NATIONAL HEALTH
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