William SMITH

SMITH, The Hon. William, P.C.

Personal Data

Party
Unionist
Constituency
Ontario South (Ontario)
Birth Date
November 16, 1847
Deceased Date
January 22, 1931
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Smith_(Canadian_politician)
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=790af30c-6f5a-4c27-9611-f1717541e81d&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
breeder, farmer, importer

Parliamentary Career

February 22, 1887 - February 3, 1891
CON
  Ontario South (Ontario)
February 20, 1892 - April 24, 1896
CON
  Ontario South (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Ontario South (Ontario)
December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
UNION
  Ontario South (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 4 of 14)


July 19, 1917

Mr. SMITH:

The insurance he receives from the insurance company might not cover the damage done.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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July 19, 1917

Mr. SMITH:

Yes.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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July 19, 1917

Mr. WILLIAM SMITH:

All those properties -along the railway were there before the roads ran through.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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July 19, 1917

Mr. SMITH:

I understood that if the locomotive was properly managed and everything was in order, the railway company would not be liable at all.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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July 19, 1917

Mr. SMITH:

I agree that such a large amount might not always be involved, but there might be cases where $5,000 would not be sufficient to cover the loss. It seems to me that the .amount could reasonably be changed from $5,000 to a considerably larger amount.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RAILWAY ACT AMENDMENT.
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