Sir GEORGE PERLEY (For the Prime Minister) moved:
That standing order 63 of the House of Commons relating to the appointment of
Railways and Shipping
standing committees of the house be amended by adding to the standing committees of the house for the present session a standing committee on railways and shipping owned, operated and controlled by the government, to which will be referred the accounts and estimates of the Canadian National Railways and the Canadian Government Merchant Marine for the present session, for consideration and report to the house; provided, however, that nothing in the resolution shall be construed to curtail in any way the full right of discussion in committee of supply; and that said committee consist of: Messrs. Beaubien, Beaubier, Bell (St. Antoine), Bothwell, Cantley, Chaplin, Duff, Euler, Fiset (Sir Eugene), Fraser (Cariboo), Geary, Gray, Gobeil, Hanbury, Heaps, MacMillan (Saskatoon), Manion, Power, Price, Speakman, Stewart (Lethbridge) and Tummon.
Subtopic: APPOINTMENT OP SELECT STANDING COMMITTEE TO CONSIDER ACCOUNTS AND ESTIMATES