WEDNESDAY EVENING SITTINGS
On the order for motions:
PROVISION AGAINST REFUSAL TO EMPLOY OR DISMISSAL OF EMPLOYEES FOR MEMBERSHIP IN TRADE UNIONS
Mr. J. S. WOODSWORTH (Winnipeg North Centre) moved for leave to introduce Bill No. 62, to amend the criminal code.
FIRST READINGS-SENATE BILLS
Bill No. 59, for the relief of Eva Schiller Lightstone.-Mr. Heaps.
Bill No. 60, for the relief of Ruth Jessica Kimpton Shiells-Mr. Jacobs.
Bill No. 61, for the relief of Grace Ellen Doris Newman.-Mr. Lennard.
CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS
PROVISION FOR EXPENDITURE, INDEBTEDNESS AND THE REFUNDING OF MATURING OBLIGATIONS
Hon. CHARLES A. DUNNING (Minister
of Finance) moved that the house go into committee at the next sitting to consider the following proposed resolution:
That it is expedient to bring in a measure to authorize the provision of moneys to meet expenditures made and indebtedness incurred by the Canadian National Railways Company during the calendar year 1937, to provide for the refunding of certain maturing financial obligations and to authorize the guarantee of securities to be issued by the said company to an aggregate amount of $30,721,709.
He said: His Excellency the Governor General, having been made acquainted with the subject matter of this resolution, recommends it to the favourable consideration of the house.
Motion agreed to.
FIRE-BOAT PROTECTION FOR VANCOUVER WATERFRONT
On the orders of the day: