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Parliamentary Constituencies (Amendment) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 9:34 am on 18th November 2016.

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Photo of Mike Gapes Mike Gapes Labour/Co-operative, Ilford South 9:34 am, 18th November 2016

It is a long-standing custom in this Parliament that no Parliament can bind a successor Parliament, so the point made by Mr Harper is complete nonsense. Just because the coalition voted for and railroaded through some changes a few years ago, there is no need for this Parliament to carry on with that stupid policy.