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New Clause 21 — Tax

Part of Road Safety – in the House of Commons at 1:56 pm on 18th May 2011.

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Photo of Gavin Barwell Gavin Barwell Conservative, Croydon Central 1:56 pm, 18th May 2011

I am grateful to the Government for accepting the approach that I outlined in Committee in response to an amendment moved by Mr Raynsford. Will my hon. Friend confirm that, because of the two-thirds majority to which he refers and the GLA’s electoral system, one merit of the proposal is that it will effectively ensure the need for cross-party consensus behind any MDC designation?