Amendment agreed to.
Paragraph agreed to.
Paragraphs 3 to 5 inclusive agreed to.
6. (i) That the rate of consumption or sales tax as imposed by section eighty-six of the said act, as amended by section eleven of chapter 54 of the statutes of 1931, be increased to six per cent.
(ii) That the following words be removed from the list of articles exempt from the consumption or sales tax set out in schedule III to the said act, as enacted by chapter 54 of the statutes of 1931, that is to say;
"Bakers' cake and pies, not to include biscuits;" "and substitutes therefor" in line seven of the said schedule; "lard compound and similar substances, made from animal or vegetable stearine or oils;" "materials for use solely in the manufacture of any substitute for butter or lard;" "extract of rennet;" "ice cream;" "usual coverings to be used exclusively for covering goods not subject to the consumption or sales tax;" "materials to be used exclusively in the manufacture of usual coverings to be used for covering goods not subject to the consumption or sales tax."
Also under the heading "Goods Enumerated in Customs Tariff Items;" the following figures and words, namely:-
"45. Milk foods, n.o.p.; prepared cereal foods, in packages not exceeding twenty-five pounds weight each;"
"46. Prepared cereal foods, n.o.p;"
And that the word "lard" where it first appears in line eight of the said schedule be struck out and the words "lard, when produced in Canada" be substituted.
(iii) That the following words be inserted in the said schedule:
"All articles manufactured or produced by the labour of the blind in institutions established for their care or under the control or direction of such institutions."
(iv) That the following words be removed from the list of articles exempt to the extent of fifty per cent of the consumption or sales tax set out in schedule IV to the said act, as enacted by chapter 54 of the statutes of 1931, that is to say:-
"Biscuits of all kinds."