From 1932 to 1935 he was chairman of the Parliamentary Textiles Committee, and then from 1935 to 1939 of the Parliamentary Tariff Policy Committee. As a backbencher he introduced a bill to reform the firearms laws, which eventually became the Firearms Act 1934.
From 1939 to 1940 he was chairman of the British Wool Advisory Committee. He married in 1901 and had two daughters.
- Obituary, The Times, 16 February 1953
- Leigh Rayment's Historical List of MPs [self-published source][better source needed]
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Thomas Levy
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