Orders of the Day — Drugs (Sentencing and Commission of Inquiry) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 11:21 am on 25th February 2005.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Alan Haselhurst Alan Haselhurst Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Ways and Means 11:21 am, 25th February 2005

I am not sure what the right hon. Gentleman means about obstruction. It is not unusual for persuasion to be used until the eleventh hour with regard to votes in this House, and that is not a matter for the Chair. The Chamber is not the only place in which persuasion takes place.