June 21, 1935 (17th Parliament, 6th Session)


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

Conservative (1867-1942)

Right Hon. R. B. BENNETT (Prime Minister) :

I am bound to say that I was not
aware of the difficulty to which the hon. gentleman refers. I shall, however, look into it. The dominion is no longer concerned about school lands, being only the trustees; the school lands are now beyond question the property of the province. But there are limitations with respect to investments, and I believe it would not be competent for us to do more than confer with the province as to what action shall be taken. I will look into the matter and be able to make a more definite statement on Monday.
OANADA-POLAND TRADE TREATY On the orders of the day:

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