I would ask the Minister of Finance if steel rails are now being im-Mr. A. JOHNSTON.
ported free of duty ? He knows that he has a pledge embodied in the statute, that as soon as steel rails of a suitable quality can be made in Canada, the duty will come into force. We have the assurance of the hon. gentleman who has just taken his seat that already steel rails of an admirable quality are being made. .
Topic: RAILWAY SUBSIDIES.