Deb 15 November 1938 vol 111 c116

Report from the India and Burma Orders Committee, That they have examined the Order as required by the Standing Orders of the House; that the Order was made under the urgency procedure provided for by the proviso to Section 309 (1) of the Government of India Act, 1935; that in their opinion the Order does not raise important questions of policy and principle; that the Order is founded on precedent; that in the opinion of the Committee the Order can be passed by the House without special attention, and that no further inquiry is necessary before the House proceeds to a decision on the Resolution to approve the making of the said Order;

Read, and ordered to lie on the Table.