Percy Ellis WRIGHT

WRIGHT, Percy Ellis

Personal Data

Party
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)
Constituency
Melfort (Saskatchewan)
Birth Date
November 4, 1892
Deceased Date
September 30, 1980
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Wright
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=bb3f8499-7690-4f8e-a84d-e0729a45b283&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
farmer

Parliamentary Career

March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
CCF
  Melfort (Saskatchewan)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
CCF
  Melfort (Saskatchewan)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
CCF
  Melfort (Saskatchewan)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 541)


May 23, 1956

Mr. Wright:

On a question of privilege-

Topic:   NORTHERN ONTARIO PIPE LINE CORPORATION
Subtopic:   CONSTITUTION OF CROWN COMPANY TO CONSTRUCT PIPE LINE, MAKE SHORT-TERM LOANS, ETC.
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May 12, 1953

Mr. Wright:

An application was made to the board and a petition was sent from the town council and other interested bodies in

Supply-Transport

the district requesting the removal of the wye. The board of transport commissioners sent an engineer to investigate, and decided against the removal of the wye. The matter rests there, but certainly the people in Kel-vington and the surrounding area are not satisfied with that decision. I bring the matter to the minister's attention and ask him to look into it.

Topic:   CIVIL AVIATION
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO NEW COMMERCIAL ROUTES IN UNITED STATES
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May 12, 1953

Mr. Wright:

Topic:   CIVIL AVIATION
Subtopic:   INQUIRY AS TO NEW COMMERCIAL ROUTES IN UNITED STATES
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May 12, 1953

Mr. Wright:

The report has been tabled, Mr. Speaker. I think I am entitled to quote from a report which has been tabled in this house. Perhaps I am not entitled to do so, but I leave that matter with you.

Topic:   CANADA GRAIN ACT
Subtopic:   PROVISION TO SELL OR STORE GRAIN SUBJECT TO SAMPLE GRADE
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May 12, 1953

Mr. Wright:

Is that not, in effect, compulsory purchase?

Topic:   CANADA GRAIN ACT
Subtopic:   PROVISION TO SELL OR STORE GRAIN SUBJECT TO SAMPLE GRADE
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