Ralph SMITH

SMITH, Ralph

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Nanaimo (British Columbia)
Birth Date
August 8, 1858
Deceased Date
February 12, 1917
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ralph_Smith_(Canadian_politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=8bc67a8b-cd7a-49f9-a21c-9128298f183e&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
miner

Parliamentary Career

November 7, 1900 - September 29, 1904
LIB
  Vancouver (British Columbia)
November 3, 1904 - September 17, 1908
LIB
  Nanaimo (British Columbia)
October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
LIB
  Nanaimo (British Columbia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 90)


March 9, 1911

Mr. SMITH (Nanaimo).

Will my hon. friend tell the House who took the duty off rough lumber?

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS-INFORMATION RE RECIPROCITY AGREEMENT.
Subtopic:   CRESTON BOARD OF TRADE.
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February 8, 1911

Mr. SMITH (Nanaimo).

Yes, those engaged in repair work.

Topic:   PROTECTION OF RAILWAY EMPLOYEES.
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February 8, 1911

3. The corps turned out for a voluntary church service.

4. The service was performed as a voluntary church parade, and not officially recognized or approved.

5. Answered by No. 4.

6. The matter was never brought up.

7. There was no transgression of the law, therefore, no inquiry is needed.

8. All necessary instructions are contained in the Militia Act and King's Regulations and Orders.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS AND THE MILITIA.
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February 3, 1911

Mr. SMITH (Nanaimo).

Eight thousand within the city.

Topic:   SUPPLY.
Subtopic:   A. CHAMPAGNE.
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January 31, 1911

Mr. SMITH (Nanaimo).

I wmuld like to ask the right hon. the Prime Minister if his attention has been directed to a statement made by Mr. Mclnnes before a commission at Vancouver to the effect that he discussed with the Prime Minister the desirability of taking the head tax off Chinese immigrants, and I would also like to ask the Prime Minister if there is any truth in the evidence of Mr. Mclnnes?

Topic:   CHINESE IMMIGRATION.
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