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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 10:35 am on 17th September 2015.

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Photo of George Howarth George Howarth Labour, Knowsley 10:35 am, 17th September 2015

Following the innovation of my right hon. Friend the Leader of the Opposition, I have a question from Jane from Liverpool on the election of police and crime commissioners. As the Leader of the House will know, those elections are due to be held in May 2016, but signals coming from the Cabinet Office suggest that they are likely to be delayed until June 2016. Will the Leader of the House explain why that might be the case?