HC Deb 17 February 1879 vol 243 c1310

asked the President of the Board of Trade, If he will inform the House what has been the total cost of the Railway Commission during the four years it has been in existence, including salaries of Commissioners, clerks, offices, stationery, and any other expenses incurred by such Commission, and the number of cases submitted to their decision?


Sir, we have been in communication with the Railway Commission on the subject of my hon. Friend's Question, and I shall be happy to give him a Return, stating the facts which he desires to know, if he will move for it.