The following are the amounts paid to the province of Quebec under the legislation indicated for relief in the federal constituency of Pontiac in accordance with certificates of expenditure rendered by the province:
The Unemployment Relief Act,
1930 $ 96,276 86
The Unemployment and Farm Relief Act, 1931, and Continuance Act, 1932 167,794 98
The Relief Act, 1932 174,452 08
The Relief Act, 1933 46,193 73
(1) The Relief Act, 1934 13,887 56
In addition to the foregoing expenditures, the dominion has paid to the province under the provisions of The Relief Act, 1933 the sum of S9.890.87 for work undertaken on the Maniwaki-Mont Laurier and Senneterre highway, but certificates of expenditure rendered by the province do not indicate what proportion of the expenditure was made in the county of Pontiac.
(1) On July 31, 1934, the dominion ceased contributing to the province's expenditures on a percentage basis and since that date has paid to the province a monthly grant-in-aid to assist the province in discharging its responsibilities connected with the relief of necessitous persons within its borders. The amount of the grant-in-aid allocated to the different sections by the province is not however a matter of record with the dominion.
Subtopic: UNEMPLOYMENT RELIEF EXPENDITURE-PONTIAC COUNTY, QUE.