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Orders of the Day — Defamation Bill [Lords]

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 10:28 pm on 21st May 1996.

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Photo of Jonathan Evans Jonathan Evans Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Lord Chancellor's Department) 10:28 pm, 21st May 1996

The hon. Gentleman's party is committed to a great deal of constitutional change. Is he suggesting that the House is incapable of dealing with such constitutional change and that it would have to refer it to special Committees?