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Orders of the Day — Identity Cards Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 6:19 pm on 20th December 2004.

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Photo of Roger Gale Roger Gale Conservative, North Thanet 6:19 pm, 20th December 2004

I am most grateful. The hon. Gentleman asks why some of us are concerned about the Bill. The Home Secretary has proposed legislation that, potentially, brings together a failed Child Support Agency system, a failed Inland Revenue tax system, a failed health records system, and a failed police records system. He is talking about spending billions of pounds—