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Debt Relief (Developing Countries) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 2:15 pm on 12th March 2010.

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Hon. Members:

Object.

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David Batley
Posted on 26 Mar 2010 1:00 am (Report this annotation)

This is Christopher Chope, according to http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/tory-mp-blocks...

The bill was designed to stop unscrupulous companies making large profits by suing the poorest countries in the world in British courts.

This objection means the bill is unlikely to be passed as it will run out of time before the election is called.