Points of Order

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:38 pm on 2nd July 2015.

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Photo of Chris Stephens Chris Stephens Scottish National Party, Glasgow South West 12:38 pm, 2nd July 2015

On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. Yesterday we had an excellent debate on equal pay and gender inequality. You might recall that many women Members made the point that they were very uncomfortable with how they are addressed in the House. I do not think that can be ignored. Will you and the Speaker look into the matter and perhaps consider making the language more gender neutral in order to address those concerns?