HC Deb 29 May 1863 vol 171 c148

On the Motion of Mr. PEEL, Select Committee appointed, "to inquire what temporary Laws of a public and general nature are now in force, and what Laws of the like nature have expired since the last Report upon the subject, and also what Laws of the like nature are about to expire at particular periods, or in consequence of any contingent public events, and to report the same, with their observations thereupon, to the House."

And on June 3, Committee nominated, as follow:—

Mr. PEEL, Mr. MASSEY, Sir STAFFORD NORTHCOTE, Mr. ATTORNEY GENERAL, Mr. SOLICITOR GENERAL, Mr. ADDERLEY, Mr. COWPER, Sir WILLIAM JOLLIFFE, Colonel FRENCH, Mr. BARING, Mr. WILLIAMS, Mr. BRAND, and Lord JOHN MANNERS:—Power to send for persons, papers, and records; Three to be the quorum.