Charles-Édouard FERLAND

FERLAND, The Hon. Charles-Édouard, Q.C., B.A., Ph.L., LL.L.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Joliette--l'Assomption--Montcalm (Quebec)
Birth Date
March 2, 1892
Deceased Date
January 8, 1974
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles-Édouard_Ferland
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=5dde948f-34aa-44fb-9205-893fc2e1ba4c&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

December 17, 1928 - May 30, 1930
LIB
  Joliette (Quebec)
July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
LIB
  Joliette (Quebec)
October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
LIB
  Joliette--l'Assomption--Montcalm (Quebec)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Joliette--l'Assomption--Montcalm (Quebec)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 3 of 40)


May 18, 1942

1. Is the government paying the cost of transportation of Montreal workmen who are employed in the war industries at St. Paul l'Ermite (Plant Cherrier) ?

2. Is the government paying for the transportation of workmen residing in the counties of Joliette, L'Assomption, Montcalm and Berthier, who are employed in the same shops?

3. If not, does the government propose to accord the same treatment to all these workpeople and to reimburse those living in the four counties named for the cost of their daily transportation retroactive to the commencement of the enterprise?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   WORKERS IN ST. PAUL L'ERMITE WAR INDUSTRIES -TRANSPORTATION
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March 16, 1942

1. How many farmers and farm labourers have been called up for military training under the National Resources Mobilization Act in

(a) Ontario, (b) Quebec?

2. What number of farmers in (a) Quebec and (b) Ontario, have secured one or more postponements in the hearing of their appeals against military service?

3. How many of those called up have been placed in an inferior medical category?

4. Has the government authorized local commissions to hear and determine requests for leave by farmers who desire to return to their land during the farm work season?

5. Has the government appointed an agricultural representative for administrative division "E" at Montreal? If so, who has been so appointed?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   MILITARY SERVICE-FARMERS AND FARM LABOURERS
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March 27, 1941

1. How many farmers of St. Paul l'Ermite, Quebec, had their lands expropriated by the government in 1940 for war industrial purposes?

2. Upon what date were these farmers dispossessed of their lands?

3. How many of them have still to be paid by the government for the lands so expropriated?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   EXPROPRIATION OF ST. PAUL L'ERMITE, QUE. LANDS FOR WAR INDUSTRIES
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March 19, 1941

Mr. FERLAND:

What railway lines have been abandoned by order of the board of transport commissioners in each province of Canada?

Canadian War Effort

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   TRANSPORT COMMISSION-RAILWAY LINES ABANDONED
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March 10, 1941

1. What quantity of raw leaf tobacco,

exclusive of flue cured tobacco, was produced in 1940 and 1941, (a) in Canada; (b) in Ontario; (c) in the province of Quebec?

2. What approximated quantities of this raw leaf tobacco are still unsold and in the possession of the growers?

3. What was the average price per pound paid for this type of tobacco to the producers, since the month of August last, (a) in Ontario;

(b) in Quebec?

Motions for Papers

4. Is it a fact that the tobacco producers of the province of Quebec can hardly sell their tobacco at fire cents per pound and without profit?

5. What was the amount of taxes collected by the national revenue department from the sale tax of ten cents per pound on all Canadian raw leaf tobacco?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   SALES TAX ON RAW LEAF TOBACCO
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