May 11, 1948

LIB
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Some hon. MEMBERS:

Nay.

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James Horace King (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

In my opinion the yeas have it.

And some members having risen:

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LIB
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Mr. COLD WELL@

No.

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An hon. MEMBER:

Too late.

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CCF
LIB

James Horace King (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

I declared the motion carried. I did not see a sufficient number of members standing.

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Major James William Coldwell

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

Mr. COLDWELL:

On the point of order, Mr. Speaker, I did not rise to call for a vote, but I looked around and more than five members were standing.

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LIB

James Horace King (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

I will put the question again. Is it the pleasure of the house to adopt the motion?

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Some hon. MEMBERS:

No.

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LIB
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Some hon. MEMBERS:

Yea.

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LIB
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Some hon. MEMBERS:

Nay.

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LIB

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Arthur Leroy Smith

Progressive Conservative

Mr. SMITH (Calgary West):

I was paired with the hon. member for Vaudreuil-Soulanges (Mr. Beaudoin). Had I voted I would have voted against your ruling.

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James Horace King (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

I would inform the hon. member for Calgary West that the question before the house was not an appeal from the Speaker's ruling.

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PC

May 11, 1948