§ 5. The Speaker shall put forthwith the Question on any Motion made by a Minister of the Crown for the appointment, nomination and quorum of a Committee to draw up Reasons and the appointment of its Chairman.
§ 6.—(1) The Committee shall report before the conclusion of the sitting at which it is appointed.
§ (2) Proceedings in the Committee shall, if not previously concluded, be brought to a conclusion 30 minutes after their commencement.
§ (3) For the purpose of bringing any proceedings to a conclusion in accordance with sub-paragraph (2), the Chairman shall—
- (a) first put forthwith any Question which has been proposed from the Chair and not yet decided, and
- (b) then put forthwith successively Questions on Motions which may be made by a Minister of the Crown for assigning a Reason for disagreeing with the Lords in any of their Amendments.
§ (4) The proceedings of the Committee shall be reported without any further Question being put.