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Orders of the Day — Civil Partnership Bill [Lords]

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:21 pm on 12th October 2004.

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Photo of Angela Eagle Angela Eagle Labour, Wallasey 3:21 pm, 12th October 2004

Official Government figures suggest that the amount is £2.8 billion, as the hon. Gentleman will see if he reads the House of Lords debates, as those figures were used by the Minister in the other place. That is quite a lot of money, and it is annual.