Edward Arthur LANCASTER

LANCASTER, Edward Arthur, K.C.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Lincoln (Ontario)
Birth Date
September 22, 1860
Deceased Date
January 4, 1916
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_Arthur_Lancaster
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=ca1d8584-67fd-45ae-8abf-9dbac268e505&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

November 7, 1900 - September 29, 1904
CON
  Lincoln and Niagara (Ontario)
November 3, 1904 - September 17, 1908
CON
  Lincoln (Ontario)
October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Lincoln (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Lincoln (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 632 of 632)


February 15, 1901

1. Is the government aware that in the Senate of the United States, at the first session of the 56th Congress, in January, 1900, the following resolution was passed, viz.:-

'That the President of the United States invite the government of Great Britain to join in the formation of an international commission, whose duty it shall be from time to time to report upon the conditions .and uses of the waters adjacent to the boundary line between the United States and Canada, including all the waters of the lakes and rivers whose waters flow by the River St. Lawrence to the Atlantic Ocean, and also upon the effect upon the shores of these waters and the structures thereon and upon the interests of navigation by reason of their diversion from their natural flow, and further to report upon the necessary measures to regulate such diversions.'

2. Have any representations been made to this government by (1) the government of the United States, or (2) by the Imperial government in reference to the above?

2. If so, will the government state how the matter referred to now stands?

Topic:   WATER LEVEL OF THE GREAT LAKES.
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