678. Resolution of the House to form a committee.

(3)     Committees of the House of Lords

(i)     Committee of the Whole House

678.     Resolution of the House to form a committee.

The House of Lords resolves itself into a committee of the whole House on the motion 'That the House do now resolve itself into a committee' being agreed to1. A committee of the whole House is used for the consideration of a bill2 or for some other purpose3.