§ 36. Colonel Gomme-Duncan
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he can now announce the names and terms of reference of the committee he proposes to set up for the purpose of inquiring whether it is possible to inquire into the financial and other relations between Scotland and England.
§ 43. Mr. Henderson Stewart
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will now announce the names of those who are to serve on the committee of inquiry into Scottish-United Kingdom affairs.
§ Colonel Gomme-Duncan
I must again ask the hon. Lady what "shortly" means. The matter has been on the tapis for some time.
§ Mr. Stewart
Are we entitled to presume that the committee will be formed before the Summer Recess?
§ Miss Herbison
I should hope so. Indeed, I am almost certain that it will be formed before the Summer Recess.
§ Major Guy Lloyd
May we have an assurance that the committee will not consist of those who are notoriously biased on this subject?