That a Select Committee be appointed to consider and report upon proposals for limiting the hours of work of shop assistants and improving the conditions of their
employment, and for that purpose to inquire—
§ That the Committee do consist of Eleven Members:
§ Major Braithwaite, Mr. Charles Buxton, Mr. Rhys Davies, Lieut.-Colonel Gault, Mr. William Hirst, Sir Alfred Law, Mr. Philip Oliver, Sir Gervais Rentoul, Mr. James Stewart, Mr. R. A. Taylor, and Mr. Womersley nominated members of the Committee:
That the Minutes of Evidence taken by the Select Committee on Shop Assistants of last Session be referred to the Committee.
§ That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers, and records:580
§ That Three be the quorum.—[Mr. T. Kennedy.]
§ The remaining Orders were read, and postponed.