Thomas Alfred THOMPSON

THOMPSON, Thomas Alfred

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Lanark (Ontario)
Birth Date
August 5, 1868
Deceased Date
May 12, 1953
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Alfred_Thompson
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=aa6d068b-338a-49cc-a128-e8b6da7f61b7&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
farmer

Parliamentary Career

July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Lanark (Ontario)
October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
CON
  Lanark (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 53)


May 16, 1939

Mr. THOMPSON:

Would the commissioner mentioned in section 9 be independent of the committee appointed under section 8? Would they act independently of each other? And what is his function?

Topic:   LIVE STOCK AND POULTRY
Subtopic:   SUPERVISION OVER STOCKYARD OPERATIONS- GRADING, INSPECTION AND MARKETING
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May 16, 1939

Mr. THOMPSON:

What order is followed in doing the testing in the different counties? Is it according to their precedence in making their application, or is there any patronage in connection with it?

Topic:   LIVE STOCK AND POULTRY
Subtopic:   SUPERVISION OVER STOCKYARD OPERATIONS- GRADING, INSPECTION AND MARKETING
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May 16, 1939

Mr. THOMPSON:

The reason I asked that question was this. The county of Lanark stood at the head.

Topic:   LIVE STOCK AND POULTRY
Subtopic:   SUPERVISION OVER STOCKYARD OPERATIONS- GRADING, INSPECTION AND MARKETING
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May 16, 1939

Mr. THOMPSON:

Yes, they are working there now. It is probably two years since a canvass was made of that county to get the farmers to sign up. That was done and they made the application. There appeared in a local paper this spring a notice that, through the influence of the defeated candidate in Lanark county, Lanark county was going to be cleaned up, tested for tuberculosis.

Topic:   LIVE STOCK AND POULTRY
Subtopic:   SUPERVISION OVER STOCKYARD OPERATIONS- GRADING, INSPECTION AND MARKETING
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May 16, 1939

Mr. THOMPSON:

What would be the

duties of the proposed committee, and would it operate continuously or only be called in from time to time by the department?

Topic:   LIVE STOCK AND POULTRY
Subtopic:   SUPERVISION OVER STOCKYARD OPERATIONS- GRADING, INSPECTION AND MARKETING
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