Hon. S. C. MEWBURN (East Hamilton) presented the first report of the Select Standing Committee on Canadian National Railways and Shipping. He said:
Mr. Speaker, with the consent of the House, I move, seconded by Hon. Mr. Reid, that the Select Standing Committee on Canadian National Railways and Shipping be granted leave to sit while the House is in session, and that they be authorized to have the proceedings and such evidence as may be taken, printed from day to day, for the use of the members of the committee; and that Rule 74 relating thereto be suspended, in accordance with the report of the committee submitted this day.