George Burpee JONES

JONES, The Hon. George Burpee, P.C.

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Royal (New Brunswick)
Birth Date
January 9, 1866
Deceased Date
April 27, 1950
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Burpee_Jones
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=b9fb0d72-3610-42f4-991a-66ed1ca6b876&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
business executive, merchant

Parliamentary Career

December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
CON
  Royal (New Brunswick)
October 29, 1925 - July 2, 1926
CON
  Royal (New Brunswick)
September 14, 1926 - May 30, 1930
CON
  Royal (New Brunswick)
  • Minister of Labour (July 13, 1926 - September 24, 1926)
July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Royal (New Brunswick)
June 27, 1932 - August 14, 1935
CON
  Royal (New Brunswick)
December 11, 1942 - August 14, 1935
PC
  Royal (New Brunswick)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 19 of 22)


May 19, 1924

1. Was a subsidy paid for steamship service between Pictou and Charlottetown during the year 1923?

2. If so, what was the amount of the subsidy so

paid ? .

3. What is the name of the steamer performing

said service and who are the registered owners of this steamer? _

4. Was a subsidy paid for a similar service in the

year 1921? _

5. If so, what was the amount of the subsidy so paid and with whom was the contract made?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PICTOU-CHARLOTTETOWN STEAMSHIP SERVICE
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May 7, 1924

1. What was the cost of dredging operations performed bv contract at Pxfou harbour, Pictou, Nova Scotia, during the year 1923?

2. What was the cost of dredging operations performed by the Public Works Department's dredges at Pictou harbour, Pictou, Nova Scotia, during the same year?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PICTOU HARBOUR DREDGING
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May 7, 1924

1. What was the cost of dredging operations at the coal pier at Pictou landing during the year 1923?

2. Is said pier a public wharf?

Questions

3. If not, by whom is it owned and used?

4. If said coal pier is a private wharf was the cost of said dredging paid by the owners and if so, to whom was the money paid?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PICTOU COAL PIER
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May 7, 1924

1. Has the contract been awarded for dredging at Abercrombie in the county of Pictou, Nova Scotia?

2. If so, to whom has the contract been awarded?

3. What is the amount of the contract and what is the rate per cubic yard ?

4. Were tenders called for?

5. If so, was the lowest tender accepted?

6. What other tenders were received and what were the amounts?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ABERCROMBIE DREDGING
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April 7, 1924

1. Did the government employ resident and visiting physicians at the Ste. Anne de Bellevue Military Hospital during the years 1921, 1922 and 1923, and if so, what are their names?

2. What remuneration did each one receive?

3. Who are the resident and visiting physicians for the year 1924?

4. Do they receive an annual salary or a fee for each visit, and how much?

CUSTOMS-SEIZURE OF AUTOMOBILES Mr. ARCHAMBAULT:

1. How many automobiles are now under seizure by the Department of Customs?

2. How many automobiles smuggled on the Canadian border have been seized by the Department of Customs and are now in possession of said department?

3. How many of these automobiles have been claimed by insurance companies on the ground that they have been stolen before they cross the border?

4. Why is the department refusing to deliver such automobiles to the owners after positive proofs of ownership have been made?

5. Is there any arrangement between the Canadian and American governments regarding the recovery of said automobiles?

6. If so, what is such arrangement and when was it made?

NARCOTIC DRUGS Mr. BROWN:

1. What are the relative numbers of convictions for offences against the Opium and Narcotic Drugs Act in the various provinces of Canada in the years 19131914, 1917-1918, 1922-1923?

2. What numbers of convictions for violations of the Opium and Narcotic Drugs Act are reported in the years 1920, 1921 and 1922 from the following cities: Halifax, Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg, Victoria and Vancouver?

3. What number of inmates in the penitentiaries, if any, of Canada have been classed as drug addicts, during each of the years from 1914 to 1923, inclusive?

4. What are the official figures as to the quantities of opium, cocaine and morphine imported into Canada for each of the years from 1917 to 1923, inclusive?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   STE. ANNE DE BELLEVUE MILITARY HOSPITAL
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