Appointment of Ad Hoc Committee
Rural Economy The Senior Deputy Speaker (Lord McFall of Alcluith) moved
the rural economy, and to make recommendations; and that, as proposed by the Committee of Selection, the following members be appointed to the Committee:
Carter of Coles, L.
Curry of Kirkharle, L.
Foster of Bath, L. (Chairman)
That the Committee have power to appoint specialist advisers;
That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers and records;
That the Committee have power to adjourn from place to place within the United Kingdom;
That the evidence taken by the Committee be published, if the Committee so wishes;
That the Committee do report by 31 March;
That the report of the Committee be printed, regardless of any adjournment of the House.
The motion was agreed to.
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