May 20, 1946 (20th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

James Horace King (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

As I have already said, it is well known practice in the house that statements made by ministers at this stage of the proceedings, are not debatable. I thought it was my duty to permit the leader of the opposition to ask certain questions, or to ask for information, but I cannot permit debate.

Topic:   WORLD SHORTAGE
Subtopic:   CANADIAN PLANS FOR INCREASED SUPPLIES
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