Donald James COWAN

COWAN, Donald James, Q.C., B.A., LL.B.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Port Arthur--Thunder Bay (Ontario)
Birth Date
January 3, 1883
Deceased Date
January 18, 1964
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald_James_Cowan
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=90d65729-a390-4c10-be4b-8c19454edbb3&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister, crown attorney

Parliamentary Career

September 14, 1926 - May 30, 1930
CON
  Port Arthur--Thunder Bay (Ontario)
July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Port Arthur--Thunder Bay (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 22)


April 26, 1949

Mr. Cowan:

You get back to this: your start is

another interprovincial conference.

Topic:   THE BUDGET
Subtopic:   DEBATE ON THE ANNUAL FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE MINISTER OF FINANCE
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June 14, 1935

Mr. COWAN:

I was paired with the ho-n. meimbeT for Hants-Kings (Mr. Ilsley). Had I voted, I would have voted for the motion.

Topic:   DOMINION ELECTIONS ACT
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May 22, 1935

1. Has the governor in council exercised the right of disallowance of acts of a provincial legislature as set out in sections 55, 56 and 90, of the^ British North America Act?

2. What acts have been disallowed and what was the subject matter of the legislation?

3. In what provinces was such legislation passed and the date thereof?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   DISALLOWANCE OP PROVINCIAL LEGISLATION
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April 11, 1935

1. What dry docks in Canada are receiving aid from the Dominion of Canada?

2. What amount was paid to such dry docks authorized by statute or otherwise in each of the years 1921, to date?

3. When do the grants authorized by statute cease ?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   AID TO DRY DOCKS
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April 11, 1935

1. What are the totals of the income tax collected in each of the years 1929 to 1934 inclusive?

2. What is the amount collected in each province for each of the said years?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTION PASSED AS ORDER FOR RETURN
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