May 22, 1918

UNION

Alexander Kenneth Maclean (Minister Without Portfolio)

Unionist

Mr. A. K. MACLEAN:

No, they have been

repealed1.

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Subtopic:   CIVIL SEEVI-CE ACT AMENDMENT.
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L LIB

Jacques Bureau

Laurier Liberal

Mr. BUREAU:

Under what clause would that come?

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UNION

Alexander Kenneth Maclean (Minister Without Portfolio)

Unionist

Mr. A. K. MACLEAN:

That is in the repeal section.

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Motion agreed to, and amendments agreed to.


BILL TO AMEND CHAPTER 39 OF THE STATUTES OF 1917.


On the order for the second reading of Bill No. 72, to amend chapter 39 of the statutes of 1917-Sir Robert Borden:


L LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Laurier Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER:

This is a contentious Bill, Mr. Speaker.

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Subtopic:   BILL TO AMEND CHAPTER 39 OF THE STATUTES OF 1917.
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CON

George Green Foster

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir GEORGE FOSTER:

Is it contentious?

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L LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Laurier Liberal

Sir WILFRID LAURIER:

Yes.

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Subtopic:   BILL TO AMEND CHAPTER 39 OF THE STATUTES OF 1917.
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Sir GEORGE POSTER@

Then we will not take it to-night.

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Subtopic:   BILL TO AMEND CHAPTER 39 OF THE STATUTES OF 1917.
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LEAD BOUNTIES.


Mr. A. K. MACLEAN moved that Order No. 25-resolution in favour of continuing in force the provisions of the Lead Bounties Act, 1913-be discharged. Motion agreed to.


THE ZINC BOUNTIES ACT, 1918.


Hon. A. K. MACLEAN moved the second reading of Bill No. 109, to provide for the payment of bounties on zinc produced from zinc ores mined in 'Canada.


L LIB

Wilfrid Laurier (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Laurier Liberal

Sir WILFRED LAURIER:

I understand that there may be some discussion upon this Bill. I would suggest that it stand until the next sitting.

Motion stands.

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Subtopic:   THE ZINC BOUNTIES ACT, 1918.
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BILLS OF EXCHANGE ACT AMENDMENT.

CON

George Green Foster

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir GEORGE FOSTER:

We might take Bill No. 117, to amend the Bills of Exchange Act. It is not on the Order Paper, but it is printed.

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Subtopic:   BILLS OF EXCHANGE ACT AMENDMENT.
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L LIB

Ernest Lapointe

Laurier Liberal

Mr. E. LAPOINTE:

It is not distributed yet.

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UNION

Charles Joseph Doherty (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Unionist

Mr. DOHERTY:

Some copies were distributed this morning. The purpose of the Bill is merely to amend the Banking Act to provide that a bill of exchange may be protested at half past two in the afternoon instead of three o'clock. It is a great convenience to the bankers, and d'oes no harm to any one.

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L LIB

Rodolphe Lemieux

Laurier Liberal

Mr. LEMIEUX:

Has it the fiat of the Bankers'' Association?

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Subtopic:   BILLS OF EXCHANGE ACT AMENDMENT.
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May 22, 1918