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 4 of 1038)


July 13, 1917

Mr. BLAIN:

But it was found to be in the best interest for the prosecution of the war that they should not be continued as units, but rather that they should be 'broken up.

Topic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
Subtopic:   CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE.
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July 13, 1917

Mr. BLAIN:

Would my hon. friend say that the officials in Ottawa knew more about the conditions in England than the military authorities .over there?

Topic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
Subtopic:   CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE.
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July 13, 1917

Mr. BLAIN:

It is my hon. friend (Mr. Oliver) who has the wrong understanding.

Topic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
Subtopic:   CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE.
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July 13, 1917

Mr. BLAIN:

I gathered that my hon. friend had said that the Edmonton battalion was singled out from others in this respect.

Topic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
Subtopic:   CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE.
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July 11, 1917

The CHAIRMAN (Mr. Blain):

Section

13, reads:

(1) The Militia Act, the Army Act and the King's Regulations and Orders for the Army shall so far as applicable and not inconsistent therewith apply to and form part of this Act.

(2) Section twelve and subsection two of section forty and the proviso to section forty-five of the Militia Act shall not apply to men liable to be called out under this Act.

(3) The Minister of Militia and Defence may transfer to the Naval Service any man who has reported for duty under the provisions of this Act.

(4) Unless further authorized by Parliament the reinforcements provided under this Act shall not exceed one hundred thousand men.

Topic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
Subtopic:   CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL IN COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE.
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