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Clause 3 — Abolition of starting and savings rates and creation of starting rate for savings

Part of Orders of the Day – in the House of Commons at 7:45 pm on 28th April 2008.

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Photo of Kate Hoey Kate Hoey Labour, Vauxhall 7:45 pm, 28th April 2008

I rise to ask a question in a spirit of genuine openness. This time last year, my right hon. Friend Mr. Field moved an amendment, which eight of my colleagues and many Liberal Democrat Members—and, I think, one Conservative—voted for. Why did the hon. Gentleman not vote for this last year, when we had the opportunity that was led by eight of my colleagues—and myself, I have to say?

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