Percy Chapman BLACK

BLACK, Percy Chapman

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
Birth Date
January 11, 1878
Deceased Date
September 16, 1961
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Percy_Chapman_Black
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=316a4590-070e-4777-a3e9-b6985e3a9df3&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
businessman, farmer

Parliamentary Career

March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
NAT
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
PC
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)
June 27, 1949 - June 13, 1953
PC
  Cumberland (Nova Scotia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 355)


April 8, 1953

1. When were last tenders called for rural mail route Aspen and Caledonia via New Town, Guys-borough county, Nova Scotia?

2. When were tenders received, giving (a) name of tenderers; (b) amount of each tender?

3. Who held the previous contract, stating amount?

4. To whom has contract been let, stating amount?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   GUYSBOROUGH COUNTY, N.S. RURAL MAIL ROUTE
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April 2, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

There are some inquiries outstanding, and I wish the minister would answer them. One inquiry had special reference to Nova Scotia and another to Saskatchewan. I think there are some others outstanding.

Topic:   WATER RESOURCES
Subtopic:   ASSISTANCE TO PROVINCES FOR CONSERVATION PURPOSES
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April 1, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

Mr. Speaker, I think we should have from the minister some explanation as to the effect of this bill.

Topic:   YUKON ACT
Subtopic:   REVISION AND CONSOLIDATION
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April 1, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

What revenues are collected within the territories that are available to the commissioner and members of the council? What additional funds are required and authorized by parliament, and assigned to the commissioner and his associates, to carry out their responsibilities?

Topic:   YUKON ACT
Subtopic:   REVISION AND CONSOLIDATION
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April 1, 1953

Mr. Black (Cumberland):

I understand that the $1,848,000 was raised by the commissioner and his council within the territory, and that that amount was available for expenditure by them. Then there was a further appropriation by this parliament amounting to around $4 million. For what purpose was it used?

Topic:   YUKON ACT
Subtopic:   REVISION AND CONSOLIDATION
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