I am speaking only from casual recollection of what originally took
place in connection with the railway bill, but I think my hon. friend will agree with me that on that original occasion a bill was to be introduced, and then there was to be a motion that the bill be not read a second time, but that the subject matter of the bill should be referred to the committee on railways, canals and telegraph lines.
Subtopic: INTERIM REPORT
Sub-subtopic: QUESTION AS TO APPOINTMENT OF COMMITTEE