Thomas VIEN

VIEN, The Hon. Thomas, P.C., Q.C., B.A., LL.L., F.R.C.G.S., F.A.G.S.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Outremont (Quebec)
Birth Date
July 19, 1881
Deceased Date
November 18, 1972
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Vien
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=fd945515-43b5-4eed-9b1c-8c100beef111&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister, lawyer

Parliamentary Career

December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
L LIB
  Lotbinière (Quebec)
December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
LIB
  Lotbinière (Quebec)
October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
LIB
  Outremont (Quebec)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Outremont (Quebec)
  • Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons (May 21, 1940 - October 4, 1942)
  • Speaker of the Senate (January 23, 1943 - August 23, 1945)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 986)


June 14, 1945

Mr. SPEAKER:

May I call the attention of hon. members to the fact that when another hon. member has the floor no interruptions can be permitted without his consent.

Topic:   HOUSING
Subtopic:   EXTERNAL AFFAIRS
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April 13, 1945

Mr. SPEAKER:

I am willing to hear your argument regarding it.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY
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April 13, 1945

Mr. SPEAKER:

The question is on the

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

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY
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April 13, 1945

Mr. SPEAKER:

I have the honour to inform the house that I have received the following communication:

Ottawa, April 13, 1945.

Dear Sir:-I have the honour to inform you that the deputy of His Excellency the Governor General will proceed to the Senate chamber on Monday, April 16, at three p.m., for the purpose of proroguing the present session of parliament.

I have the honour to be,

Sir,

Your obedient servant,

F. L. C. Pereira, Assistant Secretary to the Governor General.

Topic:   THE ROYAL ASSENT
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April 13, 1945

Mr. SPEAKER:

There is no difference in the question now before us, because at the end the amendment says, "and also the above order in council be repealed at once".

So far as the merits of the amendment are concerned, it will be understood of course that the Chair cannot give any direction to the house. Hon. members know the effect of the amendment, without its being pointed out by the Chair. I can rule only as to whether the 32283-55}

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF MUNITIONS AND SUPPLY
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