Calling of Amendments at End of Debate

– in the House of Commons at 9:06 pm on 31st October 1979.

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Ordered,That if, on the last day on which the motion for an Address in answer to Her Majesty's Speech is debated in the House, an amendment proposed to the said motion shall have been disposed of at or after the expiration of the time for opposed business, a further amendment selected by Mr. Speaker may thereupon be moved, and the Question thereon shall be put forthwith.That this Order be a Standing Order of the House.—[Mr. St. John-Stevas.]