Albert SÉVIGNY

SÉVIGNY, The Hon. Albert, P.C., B.A., LL.L.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Dorchester (Quebec)
Birth Date
December 31, 1881
Deceased Date
May 14, 1961
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albert_Sévigny
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=b0edd394-be09-4802-a331-f038c5b25ced&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

September 21, 1911 - January 7, 1917
CON
  Dorchester (Quebec)
  • Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons (February 9, 1915 - January 11, 1916)
  • Speaker of the House of Commons (January 12, 1916 - January 7, 1917)
January 27, 1917 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Dorchester (Quebec)
  • Minister of Inland Revenue (January 8, 1917 - October 11, 1917)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (June 13, 1917 - August 24, 1917)
  • Minister of Mines (June 13, 1917 - August 24, 1917)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 101)


September 5, 1917

Mt. SEVIGNY:

On- the Transcontinental line?

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September 5, 1917

Mr. SEVIGNY:

I don't know. There are about 50 families in the parish of St. Cyprien. The only way they can have communication with the rest of the world is by means of this telephone system. They have no telegraph lines. They are really pioneers. This is a new part of the county, about five or six miles from the boundary line.

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September 5, 1917

Mr. SEVIGNY:

There are about 75

families in the parish of St. Louis, and, as my hon. friend knows, the families in the province of Quebec are large.

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September 5, 1917

Mr. SEVIGNY:

Four parishes were

established about five or six years ago. They are new settlements.

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September 5, 1917

Mr. SEVIGNY:

I made only one promise in my election.

[Mr A. K. Maclean.]

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