HC Deb 27 March 1893 vol 10 c1296

Ordered, That a Select Committee be appointed to consider the expediency of adopting measures for the preservation and improvement of the Sea Fisheries in the seas around the British Islands, including the prohibition of the capture, landing, or sale of undersized sea fish, the prohibition of the sale or possession of certain sea fish during the periods when their capture is forbidden, the fixing of close seasons, the prohibition or regulation of certain methods of fishing, the protection of defined areas, and. other like regulations, international or otherwise. —(Mr. Mundella.)