I know. This matter has been before the committee and before the house on many occasions. More than anything, it is a local problem for Kootenay West; it affects that area more than any other place in Canada. I have heard the hon. member discuss this subject on previous occasions.
I shall be very pleased to have my officials go to Kootenay West and make an investigation as requested.
I am rather surprised, though, that when the Veterans' Land Act was being amended last year and discussed in committee it was not brought to the attention of the committee-
Topic: VETERANS AFFAIRS