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Channel Tunnel Rail Link Bill

Volume 572: debated on Tuesday 21 May 1996

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10.17 p.m.

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

Moved, That, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following Lords be named of the Select Committee on the Bill—
  • L. Ampthill (Chairman),
  • L. Brougham and Vaux,
  • L. Cadman,
  • L. Inchyra,
  • L. Methuen,
  • L. Milner of Leeds,
  • L. Shaw of Northstead.
That four be the quorum of the Committee;

That the Committee have power to adjourn from place to place and that, if the Committee think fit, such places may include points in England, France and Belgium along the present and proposed railway routes between the Channel Tunnel and the termini of scheduled passenger trains using the Channel Tunnel;

That the evidence taken before the Committee be printed from time to time and, if the Committee think fit, be delivered out;

That the Committee do meet at half-past ten o'clock on Monday, 3rd June.—(Viscount Goschen.)

On Question, Motion agreed to.