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Orders of the Day — BSE Crisis

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:42 pm on 17th February 1997.

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Photo of Barry Sheerman Barry Sheerman , Huddersfield 4:42 pm, 17th February 1997

On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. Privy Councillors in the House have a great privilege in being called early in the debate and before imposition of the 10-minutes rule. Does that privilege include taking absolutely no interventions in their speeches? Is it not surprising—