Right. Hon. L. S. St. Laurent (for the Minister of Trade and Commerce) moved
that the house go into committee at the next sitting to consider the following resolution:
That it is expedient to introduce a measure to amend the Research Council Act to provide for the appointment of an additional vice-president of the national research council, and to bring the act into conformity with the Patent Act as to the definition of "invention".
He said: His Excellency the Governor
General, having been made acquainted with the subject matter of this resolution, recommends it to the consideration of the house.