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I shall give way again in a moment. I was just about to reach the point that Mr. Salmond asked about. This is why the official Opposition will vote for Second Reading—to allow full scrutiny to take place; it is also why we have tabled an amendment to refer the Bill to a Joint Committee of both Houses. That would enable proper non-partisan examination to take place, and give the Bill the breadth and quality of scrutiny that it deserves.
The Bill is therefore a necessary first stage in the process of a fuller and more open debate.