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Safety of Medicines Bill

– in the House of Commons at 2:30 pm on 12th November 2010.

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Motion made, That the Bill be now read a Second time.

Hon. Members:

Object

Bill to be read a Second time on Friday 19 November .

Photo of Joan Walley Joan Walley Chair, Environmental Audit Committee

On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. The number of the objections that there have been to valid private Members' Bills once again brings into debate the business of the House, the way it is run and its fitness for purpose. The matter urgently needs to be discussed with the Leader of the House.

Photo of Nigel Evans Nigel Evans Deputy Speaker (First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means)

I have nothing to add to that point of order, other than what I said earlier.