June 3, 1921 (13th Parliament, 5th Session)

UNION

Alfred Thompson

Unionist

Mr. THOMPSON (Yukon) :

And the
commissioners of the Civil Service Commission are appointed by Parliament, and can only be dismissed by a majority vote of Parliament, as I understand it. So the deputy ministers and the commissioners are on an equal footing; the deputy ministers do not owe their position to the commission, and the commissioners do not owe their positions to anybody except Parliament itself.

Topic:   CIVIL SERVICE ACT, 1918, AMENDMENT
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