§ Select Committee to consist of Five Members, Three to be nominated by the House, and Two by the Committee of Selection.
§ Ordered, That all Petitions against the Bill presented not later than three clear days before the sitting of the Committee be referred to the Committee; and that such of the Petitioners as pray to be heard by themselves, their Counsel, Agents, or Witnesses, be heard upon their Petitions, if they think fit, and Counsel heard in favour of the Bill against such Petitions.
§ Ordered, That that the Committee have power to send for persons, papers, and records.
§ Ordered, That Three be the quorum of the Committee.—(Mr. Leveson Gower.)
§ House adjourned at a quarter before One o'clock.