February 10, 1926 (15th Parliament, 1st Session)

LIB

Hewitt Bostock (Speaker of the Senate)

Liberal

Mr. SPEAKER:

The query was in order as was also the answer, which I regarded as a ministerial declaration. But surely no one will deny that, in the absence of a report to the House of the special committee, the proceedings of that committee may not be debated here.
Ml1. STEVENS: I gather from your ruling, Mr. Speaker, that I have not transgressed the rules of the House in putting the question.

Topic:   CUSTOMS INQUIRY
Subtopic:   SPECIAL COMMITTEE-RETAINING OF COUNSEL
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