Hon. Brooke Claxlon (Minister of National Defence) moved
that the house go into committee to consider the following resolution:
That it is expedient to present a bill to revise and consolidate in one act the several acts respecting
the Department of National Defence and the armed services of Canada, with provision inter alia for the payment of pay and allowances of officers and men of the forces, the salaries and expenses of members of the defence research board, fees and allowances of the members of the court martial appeal board, the compensation for loss or damage due to the exercise of emergency powers, advances to meet expenses and costs of calling out forces in aid of civil power, the acquisition and disposition of property and generally the costs of and incidental to the operation of the act, and all other matters directly concerning defence.
Subtopic: CONSOLIDATION AND REVISION OF EXISTING
Sub-subtopic: CODE OF SERVICE, DISCIPLINE, ETC.