Mr. Speaker, it may be resolved even more rapidly than that; Your Honour makes quite good sense with that comment. It may well be that your order of reference might go as the President of the Privy Council had originally contemplated, but he might at this time consider giving contemporaneously an undertaking that the government will not
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raise at the time of the committee hearings any non-statutory, government questions of Crown privilege, and we might well then proceed quite expeditiously with the issue.
Topic: MR. BALDWIN-OFFICIAL SECRETS ACT-IMPLEMENTATION OF STANDING ORDER 43 MOTION