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Clause 3 — Responsibility

Part of Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill – in the House of Commons at 4:15 pm on 20th October 2014.

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Photo of Andy McDonald Andy McDonald Labour, Middlesbrough 4:15 pm, 20th October 2014

What parameters is the Minister setting for courts by including such a woolly, vague and indeterminate word as “generally”? What if someone says, “A week last Tuesday, I behaved really properly, but on this occasion, I behaved like a nutcase”? Which one is it? This is a ridiculous way to go about legislating.