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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 1:13 pm on 21st March 2019.

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Photo of Wera Hobhouse Wera Hobhouse Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Justice), Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Environment and Climate Change) 1:13 pm, 21st March 2019

In that case, Mr Deputy Speaker, I apologise.

My local authorities have some excellent care providers and support services, including Parent Carers Voice. Does the hon. Gentleman agree that services for children with autism should be financed through council budgets rather than the responsibility being pushed on to struggling families?