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New Clause 19 — Power to remove or reduce burdens

Part of Orders of the Day – in the House of Commons at 4:30 pm on 15th May 2006.

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Photo of Pat McFadden Pat McFadden Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) 4:30 pm, 15th May 2006

I predicted that we would be trading surveys. Does the hon. Gentleman accept that the World Bank survey of September '05 said that the United Kingdom was second in the European Union and ninth in the world as regards the country with the best business conditions?