Charles Grant MACNEIL

MACNEIL, Charles Grant

Personal Data

Party
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)
Constituency
Vancouver North (British Columbia)
Birth Date
December 12, 1892
Deceased Date
March 31, 1976
Website
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=9810a751-c3fb-478c-bf5a-ced38dfcb91a&Language=E&Section=ALL
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=9810a751-c3fb-478c-bf5a-ced38dfcb91a&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
businessman, sales manager, secretary

Parliamentary Career

October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
CCF
  Vancouver North (British Columbia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 209)


May 22, 1939

Mr. MacNEIL:

There have been appeals from the decisions of the pension commission. Will these be held up pending the enactment of the amendment to the act?

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND RESOURCES
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May 22, 1939

Mr. MacNEIL:

I may be misinformed, but I understood that these institutions were not equipped to carry out up-to-date neurological treatment, as that term is understood.

Mr. POAA'ER: We believe we have in the employ of the department, either as consultants on schedule of fees or as part or full-time doctors, as good neuropsychiatrists as there are in Canada, As a matter of fact our people do rate very highly in that line. The year before last a survey was made of these cases, as my hon. friend knows, and I think in almost one hundred per cent of the cases brought before the committee the findings of the departmental doctors were confirmed.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND RESOURCES
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May 22, 1939

Mr. MacNEIL:

What appointments were made to the war veterans' allowance board?

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May 22, 1939

Mr. MacNEIL:

I do not wish to labour the point. The minister knows my difficulty with regard to those suffering from nervous and mental disorders; it has been brought to his attention on previous occasions. There are some 4,500 in that category. He was good enough to say on a former occasion that some attempt would be made to review the situation to determine whether or not their diflfi-

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Supply-Pensions and National Health

eulties might be alleviated. Would he be good enough to make a statement as to what progress has been made in that respect?

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND RESOURCES
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May 22, 1939

Mr. MacNEIL:

The minister could have introduced an amendment to the act. Was there any specific objection on the part of the commission to the suggestion that was proposed?

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MINES AND RESOURCES
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