February 24, 1902 (9th Parliament, 2nd Session)

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The PRIME MINISTER (Rt. Hon. Sir Wilfrid Laurier) :

1. There is no copy of any such report in this department nor is there any record of any such having been rendered.
2. There is no authority for such procedure nor any orders relative thereto.
COLLEGIATE INSTITUTE CADET CORPS. Mr. CLARKE asked:
1. Has the government received any petition or petitions from collegiate institute cadet corps, asking for facilities in rifle shooting and for swords for use by officers?
2. Has the government in store any swords suitable for use by officers of cadet corps, and if so, is it the intention to issue the same for this purpose?
3. Does the government intend to place collegiate institutes on the same footing in regard to rifle shooting as it has placed Upper Canada College, that is to say, by issuing Morris tube outfits and granting free ammunition?
4. Has the government received a petition from the Toronto - Collegiate Institute Board, asking for Lee-Metford rifles, and for encouragement to cadets to practice at the Long Branch ranges ? If so, what does the government intend to do in the matter ?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   REPORTS TO IMPERIAL AUTHORITIES BY G. O. C. OR SUBORDINATES.
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