HOUSE OF COMMONS.

STANDING COMMITTEE A.

COAL MINES BILL.

OFFICIAL REPORT.

The Committee consists of the following Members:—

Mr. A. RENDALL (Chairman).

*Adamson, Mr.

*Baird, Major

*Banner, Sir John Harmood-

Billing, Mr. Pemberton

Briant, Mr.

Cairns, Mr.

*Casey, Mr.

Cheyne, Sir William Watson

Coates, Major Sir Edward

Colfox, Major

Collins, Colonel Sir Godfrey

*Cory, Sir Clifford

Cowan, Sir Henry

Davies, Sir David

Davies, Sir William Howell

Doyle, Mr. Grattan

Guinness, Lieut.-Colonel Walter

Hall, Captain Douglas

Harris, Sir Henry

Hayday, Mr.

Hickman, Brigadier-General

Hinds, Mr.

Hirst, Mr.

Hoare, Lieut.-Colonel Sir Samuel

Hopkins, Mr.

Hopkinson, Mr. Austin

Jones, Mr. Haydn

Jones, Sir Edgar

Kinloch-Cooke, Sir Clement

Lane-Fox, Major

*Lewis, Mr. Thomas

Lowe, Sir Francis

Lowther, Major Christopher

*McLaren, Mr. Robert

MacVeagh, Mr.

Moles, Mr.

Norris, Colonel Sir Henry

Richards, Mr. Thomas

Richardson, Mr. Robert

Rogers, Sir Hallewell

Rose, Mr.

Shaw, Mr. Thomas

*Shortt, Mr.

Stewart, Mr.

Sugden, Mr.

Taylor, Mr. John

*Walsh, Mr. Stephen

Walters, Sir John Tudor

Warner, Sir Courtenay

Wilkie, Mr.

*Williams, Mr. Aneurin

Williams, Colonel Penry

*Wilson, Captain Stanley

Wood, Major E.

Young, Mr. Robert

* Added in respect of the Coal Mines Bill.

Mr. LEGGE, Committee Clerks.

Mr. BULL, Committee Clerks.

355 STANDING COMMITTEE A Thursday, 31st July, 1919

[Mr. RENDALL in the Chair.]

COAL MINES BILL FIRST DAY'S PROCEEDINGS.

The Committee was summoned to meet at Eleven o'clock, but the necessary quorum not being present, the CHAIRMAN, at Thirty Minutes after Eleven o'clock, adjourned the proceedings till Tuesday, 5th August, at Eleven o'clock.

THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS ATTENDED THE COMMITTEE—

Major Baird

Mr. Cairns

Mr. Casey

Major Colfox

Sir Clifford Cory

Sir Henry Cowan

Sir David Davies

Brigadier-General Hickman

Mr. Hirst

Mr. Robert McLaren

Mr. Shortt

Mr. Sugden

Mr. Stephen Walsh

Sir Courtenay Warner

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