Olof HANSON

HANSON, Olof

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Skeena (British Columbia)
Birth Date
June 3, 1882
Deceased Date
June 4, 1952
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olof_Hanson_(politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=ae12b84c-7041-40f5-945b-30deb6fe5981&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
businessman, lumberman

Parliamentary Career

July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
LIB
  Skeena (British Columbia)
October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
LIB
  Skeena (British Columbia)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Skeena (British Columbia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 162)


May 31, 1956

The Chairman (Mr. Hanson, York-Sunbury):

I do not know that I should advise the hon. member touching the suggestion which he has just made. I do not understand it to be a point of order.

The chairman then put the question that clauses 1, 2 and 3 of the Unemployment and Farm Relief Continuance Act shall be the first business of the committee and shall not be further postponed. It has been agreed, I think, by all-I mean all in this committee- that clause 1 had been called and debated and clauses 2 and 3 had not been called, but it seems to be generally agreed in the discussion here that their subject matter was discussed during the debate on clause 1. In this committee clauses 1, 2 and 3 have been called;-I leave aside for the moment the question of whether they have been considered because this house has made a ruling on that-clause 4 has been called and debated at length. I do not think that it could be seriously contended that the discussion on clause 4 did not range pretty well over clauses 5, 6 and 7 and 1, 2 and 3. At any rate, I find that it did for the purpose of this section.

Now, I am not in the least unmindful of the not only impassioned but impressive appeals which have been made to me by members speaking for the opposition in their argument that the Prime Minister's resolution is out of order. I accept that responsibility, as I accept what I consider to be my only responsibility at the moment; not to rule upon the merits or demerits of a motion, not to rule upon the desirability or otherwise of procedure or of a standing order, but to try to come to a conclusion as cold-bloodedly as I can as to whether or not the motion submitted by the Prime Minister is in order. In

Northern Ontario Pipe Line Corporation accordance with the rules and the practice of this house, based on the last decision in 1932,

I so rule.

Topic:   CONSTITUTION OF CROWN COMPANY TO CONSTRUCT PIPE LINE, MAKE SHORT-TERM LOANS, ETC.
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April 6, 1945

Mr. HANSON (Skeena):

How do you

know?

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF NATIONAL DEFENCE
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August 12, 1944

Mr. HANSON (Skeena):

Where were you then?

Topic:   PRICES1 OF FISH AS LANDED EAST COAST
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August 12, 1944

Mr. HANSON (Skeena):

On a point of

order, Mr. Speaker-

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   THE WAR
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August 12, 1944

Mr. HANSON (Skeena):

I may not understand the rules, but I have been told what the rules are.

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   THE WAR
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