James Lester DOUGLAS

DOUGLAS, James Lester

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Queen's (Prince Edward Island)
Birth Date
November 29, 1881
Deceased Date
September 30, 1950
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Lester_Douglas
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=bbf601ac-11ae-44b0-8bec-e379540a370a&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
exporter, farmer

Parliamentary Career

March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Queen's (Prince Edward Island)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
LIB
  Queen's (Prince Edward Island)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
LIB
  Queen's (Prince Edward Island)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 3 of 57)


April 27, 1944

Mr. DOUGLAS (Weybum):

How soon does the minister expect to be able to announce what the actual quota will be for the 1944-45 crop?

Topic:   STATEMENT RESPECTING GOVERNMENT MARKETING AND PRICE POLICY
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April 17, 1944

1. VTiat is the total cost of erecting and equipping the synthetic rubber plant at Sarnia, Ontario?

2. How much of this cost -was borne by the Canadian government?

3. By whom is this plant now being operated, and on what basis?

4. What is the cost per pound to the Canadian government of synthetic rubber manufactured in the above named plant?

5. What is the total amount paid by the government to the firm operating this plant as at December 31, 1943?

Questions

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   SYNTHETIC RUBBER
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March 29, 1944

Mr. DOUGLAS (Weybum):

On March 20, as reported on page 1668 of Hansard, the parliamentary assistant to the Minister of Finance gave the figure as of January 31, 1944,

Interim War Appropriation

as $268,312,935.81. Perhaps the figure the minister gave includes interest on the railway-debt.

Topic:   INTERIM SUPPLY BILL
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March 29, 1944

Mr. DOUGLAS (Weybum):

It was very difficult to hear the minister and I did not catch the figure he gave when he was dealing with uncontrollable expenditure. He referred to the interest on the funded debt, and I believe he mentioned $317,000,000.

Topic:   INTERIM SUPPLY BILL
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March 23, 1944

1. How many cases of canned fish were supplied to the Canadian armed forces in the year 1943?

2. How many cases of each variety,' and at what price per case?

3. What was the total cost of same?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN FORCES-CANNED FISH
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