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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:40 pm on 27th February 1986.

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Photo of Mr Peter Shore Mr Peter Shore , Bethnal Green and Stepney 4:40 pm, 27th February 1986

The Opposition's approach to all Bills in Committee is extremely intelligent, well-balanced and carefully thought out, but that does not mean that the Opposition's handling of Bills in Committee could not be improved from time to time. I hope that the hon. Gentleman has gained some satisfaction from those remarks.