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Mortgage Interest Payments

Part of Orders of the Day — Finance Bill – in the House of Commons at 7:45 pm on 15th July 1997.

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Photo of Mr Patrick Nicholls Mr Patrick Nicholls Conservative, Teignbridge 7:45 pm, 15th July 1997

One does find with Finance Bills that the Opposition find certain parts that they do not like, so they table amendments in order to debate them. That is not particularly revolutionary. I am not in the slightest bit surprised that my right hon. and hon. Friends thought that it would be a good idea to debate MIRAS. Such a debate is a good idea.