Mr. D. M. KENNEDY (Peace River) moved for leave to introduce Bill No. 9 to amend the Criminal Code.
He said: This is a bill to strike out subparagraph 4 of paragraph (a) of section 1140 of the Criminal Code. The sub-paragraph which it is desired to strike out limits to three years the time within which action may be commenced forany offence relating to or arising out of the location of land which was paid for in whole or in part by scrip or was granted upon certificates issued to half-breeds in connection with the extinguishment of Indian title.
Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.