§ 5. Mr. Medland
asked the Minister of Health the names of the members of the Local Government Boundary Commission as approved by the Local Government Boundary Commission Act, 1945, and when the regulations prescribing general principles by which the Commission are to be guided will be placed before the House for consideration.
§ The Minister of Health (Mr. Aneurin Bevan)
Yes, Sir. His Majesty has been pleased to appoint:
to be members of the Commission. As required by the Act, I am in consultation with the Associations of Local Authorities concerned, and I hope to be in a position to lay the regulations before Parliament shortly.
- Sir Malcolm Trustram Eve, Bart., M.C., T.D., K.C. (Chairman).
- Sir Evelyn John Maude, K.C.B. K.B.E. (Deputy Chairman).
- Sir George Hammond Etherton, O.B.E.
- Sir James Rees, and
- William Holmes, Esq., C.B.E.,
§ Mr. Medland
Can the Minister say what is the earliest date at which they can commence their duties?
§ Mr. Maxton
Can the right hon. Gentleman say whether Sir Malcolm Trustram Eve is not the gentleman who is already engaged in assessing war damage?