June 14, 1934

CON

Alfred Duranleau (Minister of Fisheries; Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DURANLEAU:

If a country has

reciprocal legislation, their ships may receive exemption.

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CON

Section agreed to. Sections 706 and 707 agreed to. On section 708-Jurisdiction of courts over foreigners belonging to foreign ships restricted.


LIB

Thomas Reid

Liberal

Mr. REID:

This section states that no

judge, magistrate or justice of the peace shall entertain or act upon any complaint or information by or against any person belonging to or connected with any foreign merchant ship. Would that mean that a sailor on a United states ship which happened to be in the port of Vancouver could not have a case heard for wages or injury?

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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

Not in our country;

that is an American ship.

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CON

Alfred Duranleau (Minister of Fisheries; Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DURANLEAU:

They must give notice to the consul.

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Henry Herbert Stevens (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STEVENS:

That is what the consul

is for.

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Section agreed to. Sections 709 to 719 inclusive agreed to. On the schedules.


CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Secretary of State for External Affairs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

These schedules represent conventions, international and national, which have been agreed to and ratified by parliament.

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CON

Alfred Duranleau (Minister of Fisheries; Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DURANLEAU:

An amendment is

necessary in connection with page 454. I will ask the Minister of Trade and Commerce (Mr. 'Stevens) to move that the words, "Ottawa: Printed by Frederick Albert Acland, law printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty" at the bottom of the page be struck out.

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CON

Henry Herbert Stevens (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STEVENS:

I move accordingly.

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Amendment agreed to. Schedules as amended agreed to. Progress reported. At eleven o'clock the house adjourned without question put, pursuant to standing order. Friday, June 15, 1934


June 14, 1934