HL Deb 12 May 1947 vol 147 c652

6.41 p.m.


My Lords, I beg to move the Motion standing in my name on the Order paper.

Moved, That a Committee of six Lords be appointed to join with a Committee of the House of Commons as a Joint Committee in the present Session on Consolidation Bills, and all Bills for re-enacting in the form in which they apply to Scotland the provisions of an existing Statute:

That the Lords following be named of the Committee:

That such Committee have power to agree with the Committee of the House of Commons in the appointment of a Chairman.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

On Question, Motion agreed to: Ordered, That a Message be sent to the House of Commons to acquaint them therewith, and to request them to appoint six Members of that House to be joined with the said Committee.