William Ross MACDONALD

MACDONALD, The Hon. William Ross, P.C., Q.C., LL.D.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Brantford (Ontario)
Birth Date
December 25, 1891
Deceased Date
May 28, 1976
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Ross_Macdonald
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=e8c16189-29ad-469a-9083-524d40cd92d9&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister

Parliamentary Career

October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
LIB
  Brantford City (Ontario)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Brantford City (Ontario)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
LIB
  Brantford City (Ontario)
  • Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons (September 27, 1945 - April 30, 1949)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
LIB
  Brantford (Ontario)
  • Speaker of the House of Commons (September 15, 1949 - June 11, 1953)
  • Leader of the Government in the Senate (January 1, 1953 - June 1, 1957)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 2 of 527)


April 30, 1949

The Chairman:

Shall resolution? I report the

Topic:   INTERIM SUPPLY BILL
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April 30, 1949

The Chairman:

Shall I report the bill?

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS
Subtopic:   INTERIM SUPPLY
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April 30, 1949

The Chairman:

Shall I report the resolution. Mr. Drew: On division.

Resolution reported, read the second time and concurred in. Mr. Abbott thereupon moved for leave to introduce Bill No. 248, for granting to His Majesty certain sums of money for the public service of the financial year ending March 31, 1950.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS
Subtopic:   INTERIM SUPPLY
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April 29, 1949

Mr. Deputy Speaker:

Is it the pleasure of the house to adopt the motion?

Topic:   CONSIDERED IN COMMITTEE
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April 29, 1949

Mr. Deputy Speaker:

Order.

Topic:   INTERPROVINCIAL PIPE LINE COMPANY
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