Henry Lumley DRAYTON

DRAYTON, The Hon. Sir Henry Lumley, P.C., K.C., K.B.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
York West (Ontario)
Birth Date
April 27, 1869
Deceased Date
August 28, 1950
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Lumley_Drayton
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=6cab8398-dae1-4e94-b6be-0177cdcd9b99&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
barrister, crown attorney

Parliamentary Career

October 20, 1919 - October 4, 1921
CON
  Kingston (Ontario)
  • Minister of Finance and Receiver General (August 2, 1919 - July 9, 1920)
  • Minister of Finance and Receiver General (July 10, 1920 - December 28, 1921)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (January 24, 1921 - September 20, 1921)
December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
CON
  York West (Ontario)
  • Minister of Finance and Receiver General (July 10, 1920 - December 28, 1921)
October 29, 1925 - July 2, 1926
CON
  York West (Ontario)
  • Minister of Railways and Canals (June 29, 1926 - July 12, 1926)
  • Minister of Finance and Receiver General (June 29, 1926 - July 12, 1926)
September 14, 1926 - May 30, 1930
CON
  York West (Ontario)
  • Minister Without Portfolio (July 13, 1926 - September 24, 1926)
  • Minister of Immigration and Colonization (July 13, 1926 - September 24, 1926)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 6 of 2350)


April 10, 1928

Sir HENRY DRAYTON:

Then the resolution is not quite correct when it is suggested that there will be no cost. The resolution provides that the Dominion government shall assume three-fifths of the capital cost of the dam.

Topic:   LOWER EAR FALLS STORAGE DAM
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April 10, 1928

Sir HENRY DRAYTON:

Is that understood with the United States in connection with the endeavour to put a stop to the nefarious practice there?

Customs Act

Topic:   CUSTOMS ACT AMENDMENT
Subtopic:   PREVENTION OF SMUGGLING
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April 10, 1928

Sir HENRY DRAYTON:

Are we getting

automobiles mixed up with illegal liquor shipments?

Topic:   SPECIAL WAR REVENUE ACT AMENDMENT
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April 10, 1928

Sir HENRY DRAYTON:

Is there any

change in regard to automobiles?

Topic:   SPECIAL WAR REVENUE ACT AMENDMENT
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April 10, 1928

Sir HENRY DRAYTON:

And I think it has been as low as $34,000, so that each year it was a question of what parliament thought should be voted and for how much the work could be carried along. We got along pretty well in the past with that method; why not stay with it?

Topic:   NATIONAL BATTLEFIELDS COMMISSION
Subtopic:   AUTHORIZATION OP GRANT
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