Richard BLAIN

BLAIN, The Hon. Richard

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Peel (Ontario)
Birth Date
December 8, 1857
Deceased Date
November 27, 1926
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Blain
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=96798f2e-2759-407e-8682-bc91559c9f45&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
merchant

Parliamentary Career

November 7, 1900 - September 29, 1904
CON
  Peel (Ontario)
November 3, 1904 - September 17, 1908
CON
  Peel (Ontario)
October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Peel (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Peel (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 1038)


July 20, 1917

The CHAIRMAN (Mr. Blain):

I think the hon. gentleman (Mr. Middlebro) should withdraw that remark.

Topic:   THE SOLDIER SETTLEMENT BOARD.
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July 20, 1917

Mr. BLAIN:

I would ask the minister to consider the desirability of making more frequent paymehts to the rural mail couriers. I understand they are paid once - a month, but with the higher cost of living they would greatly appreciate more frequent payment.

Topic:   SUPPLY.
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July 20, 1917

The CHAIRMAN (Mt. Blain):

On the

26th of Tune, the Minister of the Interior moved:

That the following proposed amendment be referred to the Committee of the Whole on the proposed resolution to establish a Board' to be called the Soldier Settlement Board:-

"That the proposed resolution of the 23rd' April, last, to establish a Board to be called the Soldier Settlement Board and to effect the other objects set out in the said resolution be amended and that the maximum amount that the Board may loan to settlers be increased from two thousand dollars to two thousand five hundred dollars." '

Topic:   THE SOLDIER SETTLEMENT BOARD.
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July 19, 1917

Mr. BLAIN:

I understand the hon. gentleman takes no objection to that. The Bill does not prohibit any Methodist minister or any clergyman of any other denomination going to the war if he wants to go.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
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July 19, 1917

Mr. BLATN:

My hon. friend will understand, of course, that there is in the Bill nothing to prevent any clergyman or any other person from going to the front if he wants to go.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
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