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 3 of 22)


June 24, 1931

Mr. JONES:

No, that applies to 1 and 2.

Topic:   ROOT VEGETABLES ACT
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March 31, 1931

Mr. JONES:

And I can point to one in

the town of Cambridge, New Brunswick.

Topic:   SUPPLY-UNEMPLOYMENT
Subtopic:   DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR
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April 10, 1930

1. What was the total cost of Cambridge wharf, Queens county, New Brunswick, since September, 1926?

2. Were tenders called for the erection of the said wharf?

3. Who were the tenderers and what was the amount of each tender?

4. To whom was the contract awarded?

5. If work was done by day labour, who was superintendent, how much time did he work and what rate of pay did he receive?

6. How many labourers were engaged on the work, what are their names and what amount did each receive?

7. What material was used, who supplied same, and what was the cost?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CAMBRIDGE WHARF, QUEENS COUNTY, N. B.
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June 5, 1929

1. How many members comprise the board of harbour commissioners of the port of St. John, New Brunswick, and what are the names and addresses of the said commissioners?

2. What is the term of their office?

3. What is the yearly salary paid to each commissioner ?

4. How much was paid to each commissioner for the past year as expenses, exclusive of salary?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   HARBOUR COMMISSION, ST. JOHN, N.B.
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May 22, 1929

Mr. JONES:

I was paired with the hon. member for Victoria-Carleton (Mr. Foster). Had I voted, I would have voted for the amendment.

Topic:   SPECIAL WAR REVENUE ACT AMENDMENT
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