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Hours Of Meeting And Rising Of The House

Volume 236: debated on Thursday 6 March 1930

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Ordered, That a Select Committee be appointed to consider the possibility of this House meeting earlier in the day and rising at a more reasonable hour in the evening, and to recommend, if it thinks fit, the necessary alterations in the Standing Orders.

Commander Bellairs, Mr. Clement Davies, Mr. Rhys Davies, Mr. Griffiths, Commodore King, Mr. Godfrey Locker-Lampson, Mr. McElwee, Sir Clive Morrison-Bell, Mr. Sawyer, Mr. Charles Williams, and Mr. James Wilson nominated Members of the Committee.

Ordered, That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers, and records.

Ordered, That Three be the quorum.—[ Mr. T. Kennedy.]

The remaining Orders were read, and postponed.

It being after half-past Eleven of the Clock upon Thursday evening, Mr. SPEAKER adjourned the House, without Question put, pursuant to the Standing Order.

Adjourned at Sixteen minutes after One o'Clock.