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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:46 pm on 20th April 2016.

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Photo of Michael Ellis Michael Ellis Conservative, Northampton North 5:46 pm, 20th April 2016

If we put that one supplier out of business, it is not just parliamentary Acts that will be affected. I understand from the Office of the Chief Rabbi that the Torahs used in this country are not in fact made here, but if that one supplier were to close down because Parliament stopped using it, Torahs and many other non-parliamentary items would not be able to be made here, and the work would have to be exported elsewhere.