John Ritchie MacNicol
I wish to suggest to
the minister that when architects outside his own department are engaged to draw plans, the plans they draw should have the full approval of the architects within his department. Maybe they have. But if they have, the general outline of buildings which in the past have been drawn up by architects in the department is not being followed in respect
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of new buildings. Perhaps it is not the policy of the department to do what I suggest, but I would imagine that any plans drawn for the department should have in the end the full approval of the department's architects.