HC Deb 12 May 1936 vol 312 c209

That they communicate that they have come to the following Resolution, namely, "That it is desirable that a Joint Committee of both Houses of Parliament be appointed to consider whether it is expedient and, if so, in what circumstances and subject to what conditions, to authorise the measurement of gas supplied by gas undertakers to consumers by means of meters so designed as to register in therms instead of in cubic feet."