March 31, 1919 (13th Parliament, 2nd Session)


William Thomas White (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)


Sir THOMAS WHITE (Acting Prime Minister) :

I beg to lay upon the tablS of the House, Mr. Speaker, certain information asked for in connection with the receivership of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Company by my hon. friend the leader of the Opposition, consisting of the following documents and correspondence:
(a) Copies of the important correspondence passing between Grand Trunk officials and members of the Government in connection with the negotiations that were carried on;
(ib) Copies of communications between the Receiver and officials of the Grand Trunk Pacific;
(c) Copies of certain communications that have passed between Grand Trunk officials and the Government since the passing of the Order in Council;
(d) Copies of the Order and an amending Order dated March 13, 1919 ;

(e) Balance sheets of the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Company and of its subsidiary companies, and statements of revenue and expenditure of the system.

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