Clause 32 — Commencement

Part of Concessionary Bus Travel (Amendment) – in the House of Commons at 9:01 pm on 18th October 2011.

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Photo of Stephen Timms Stephen Timms Shadow Minister (Work and Pensions) 9:01 pm, 18th October 2011

One thing the Opposition are entitled to do is ask the Government to explain why they are doing what they are doing. At a time when the Government are increasing the state pension age by one year for many people, what is the justification for picking out 500,000 women and treating them more harshly than everybody else?