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Clause 27 — Changes to existing limits

Part of Access to Mental Health Services – in the House of Commons at 6:30 pm on 10th September 2013.

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Photo of Simon Hart Simon Hart Conservative, Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire 6:30 pm, 10th September 2013

I am confused about the distinction that the hon. Lady is making between charitable campaigning, which is reasonably protected by this measure, and party political charitable campaigning, which is of course illegal under charity law anyway. What aspect of charitable campaigning is she worried will be wrongly interpreted, and why is the existing legislation not sufficient to deal with that?