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Part of Energy and Climate Change – in the House of Commons at 10:31 am on 19th March 2015.

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Photo of John Bercow John Bercow Chair, Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority, Chair, Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission, Speaker of the House of Commons, Speaker of the House of Commons 10:31 am, 19th March 2015

Yes, in a moment. I notice that the interest in this debate grew as it was taking place. The First Deputy Chairman of Ways and Means, Mrs Laing, and Mr Duncan Smith have toddled into the Chamber. [Interruption.] Yes, I understand that the right hon. Gentleman has a constituency interest, and that others have taken a keen interest.

I will now allow a point of order, because it relates directly to the exchanges that have just taken place. I know that Andy Burnham will not abuse his privilege.