Armed Conflict (Parliamentary Approval)

Part of Opposition Day — [11th Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 4:19 pm on 15th May 2007.

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Photo of Jack Straw Jack Straw Chair, Modernisation of the House of Commons Committee, Leader of the House of Commons and Lord Privy Seal 4:19 pm, 15th May 2007

I apologise. I remember that for a short while there was a Conservative MP who used to be called "the mouth from Louth".

Lord Louth has noted that

"on issues of going to war, it should be the House of Commons that votes".