Hon. CHARLES A. DUNNING (Minister
of Railways and Canals) moved:
That rule 10 of the House of Commons relating to the appointment of the select standing committees of the House be amended by adding to the select standing committees of the House for the present session a select standing committee on railways and shipping owned, operated and controlled by the government, to which will be referred the estimates of the Canadian National Railways and the Canadian merchant marine for the present session, for consideration and for report to the House, provided, however, that nothing in this resolution shall be construed to curtail in any way the full right of discussion in committee of supply; and that the said committee consist of Messieurs Bennett, Cantley, Chaplin, Duff, Dunning, Fiset, Goodison, Harris, Jelliff, Jenkins, Jones, McLean (Melfort), Milne, Power and Stevens.
Motion agreed to.