SECOND SESSION-SIXTEENTH PARLIAMENT 18 GEORGE V, 1928 VOLUME I, 1928 COMPRISING THE PERIOD FROM THE TWENTY-SIXTH DAY OF JANUARY, 1928, TO THE TWELFTH DAY OF MARCH, 1928, INCLUSIVE BEING VOLUME CLXXVII FOR THE PERIOD 1875-1928 INDEX ISSUED IN A SEPARATE VOLUME OTTAWA F. A. ACLAND PRINTER TO THE KING'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY 1928 CANADA
The parliament which had been prorogued from time to time to the 26th day of January, 1928, met this day at Ottawa, for the despatch of business.
Mr. SPEAKER read a communication from the Governor General's Secretary, announcing that His Excellency the Governor General would proceed to the Senate chamber at three p.m. on this day, for the purpose of formally opening the session of the Dominion parliament.
A message was delivered by Major A. R. Thompson, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, as follows:
Mr. Speaker, His Excellency the Governor General desires the immediate attendance of this honourable house in the chamber of the honourable the Senate.
Accordingly the house went up to the Senate chamber.
And the house beinlg returned to the Commons chamber:
Albion Roudolph Foster, Esquire, member for the electoral district of Victoria-Carleton, introduced by Right Hon. W. L. Mackenzie King and Hon. P. J. Veniot.
George Spotton, Esquire, member for the electoral district of North Huron, introduced by Hon. R. B. Bennett and Hon. Hugh Guthrie.
William George Bock, Esquire, member for the electoral district of Maple Creek, introduced by Right Hon. W. L. Mackenzie King and Hon. W. R. Motherwell.