May 17, 1932 (17th Parliament, 3rd Session)

CON

Alfred Duranleau (Minister of Fisheries; Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DURANLEAU (Translation):

This
measure was adopted, last year, with the view of economizing, and nothing else. Instead of making an outlay between $80,000 and $100,000 per year for motor cars in the service of ministers of the crown, we fixed an amount of about $40,000 per year, or to be more exact of $38,000 which means a saving of about 75 to 100 per cent. That is all that was done. I think that hon. members should allow their leader, the hon. leader of the opposition (Mr. Mackenzie King) to do the criticizing, for when the measure, was adopted-

Topic:   INCOME WAR TAX ACT AMENDMENT
Subtopic:   SPECIAL TAX ON INCOMES OP JUDGES AND MEMBERS OF MILITARY, NAVAL, AIR AND POLICE FORCES
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