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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:49 pm on 4th March 2019.

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Photo of Nicholas Dakin Nicholas Dakin Opposition Whip (Commons) 3:49 pm, 4th March 2019

Julia Lopez rightly said that we need a step change in response to this national emergency. There are two starting points for the Home Secretary: first, he needs to brief the Health Secretary on what a public health response to this epidemic is, and secondly, he needs to advise the Prime Minister to convene Cobra, so that we can focus properly on this issue.