Oral Answers to Questions — Cable and Wireless Communications.

– in the House of Commons on 10th December 1931.

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Photo of Major Abraham Lyons Major Abraham Lyons , Leicester East

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asked the Prime Minister whether he has yet received the report of the special committee appointed to consider the closer association between this country and the Imperial Governments in the cables and wireless com- munications combine; and whether he can now publish the findings of that committee?

Photo of Mr Ramsay Macdonald Mr Ramsay Macdonald , Seaham

I am not aware that there is any committee which answers my hon. Friend's description. If he will let me know precisely what inquiry he has in mind, I will look into the matter further.

Photo of Mr Arthur Samuel Mr Arthur Samuel , Farnham

Is it not a fact that there is an advisory committee always sitting day by day?

Photo of Mr Ramsay Macdonald Mr Ramsay Macdonald , Seaham

I am not sure if that is the committee described in the original question.