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[Un-allotted Half Day] — Fuel Costs

Part of Opposition Day – in the House of Commons at 6:07 pm on 7th February 2011.

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Photo of Katy Clark Katy Clark Labour, North Ayrshire and Arran 6:07 pm, 7th February 2011

I recall the debate and vote on that proposal. Parts of my constituency are similar to the hon. Gentleman's constituency. Does he agree that the technical and practical problems of introducing a nationwide derogation would need to be looked at very seriously? When those on the Treasury Bench consider the detail, they might find that a nationwide scheme is impossible. Does he therefore agree that we need to consider introducing a scheme in specific communities in specific parts of the country, like the pilot scheme?