HC Deb 02 December 1942 vol 385 c1262

Ordered, That a Select Committee be appointed to examine and report on the effect of the proposal that civilian women should be compensated equally with civilian men for war injuries, on the general principles of compensation, and on levels of remuneration.

Committee nominated of Mr. Bartlett, Mr. Burgin, Miss Lloyd George, Mr. Grenfell, Mrs. Hardie, Mr. Hely-Hutchinson, Mrs. Cazalet Keir, Colonel Sir Charles. MacAndrew, Mr. McGovern, Mr. Robert Morgan, Mr. Ridley, Dr. Summerskill, Mrs. Tate, Colonel Sir A. Lambert Ward and Mr. Willink.

Ordered, That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers and records; and to sit notwithstanding any adjournment of the House.

Ordered, That Five be the quorum."—[Major Sir James Edmondson.]

The remaining Orders were read and postponed.