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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 5:30 pm on 15th May 2006.

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Photo of Kenneth Clarke Kenneth Clarke Chair, Tax Law Rewrite Bills (Joint Committee) 5:30 pm, 15th May 2006

I agree.

The newly elected Member of the victorious party cannot understand why the entire process has to be gone through to deliver the brave new world that he or she has just been elected upon. It requires a few years in Opposition to have a civilising effect on any Member of this place.