HC Deb 06 April 1897 vol 48 c676

Select Committee appointed to inquire into the alleged evils attending money-lending transactions at high rates of interest, or under oppressive conditions as to repayment, between the poorer classes and professional money lenders, and to report thereon.

Ordered, That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers, and records.—(Mr. Yerburgh.)

Notice taken that 40 Members were not present; House counted, and 40 Members not being present:—

The House was Adjourned at Five Minutes before Eight of the Clock till To-morrow.