I am afraid that I cannot give way because I am going to run out of time. I apologise to my hon. Friend.
We cannot support this amendment (a), but the Government have also been clear that it is our firm desire to secure an agreement and leave the EU by
One hour having elapsed since the commencement of proceedings on consideration of Lords amendments, the proceedings were interrupted (Order,
The Speaker put forthwith the Question already proposed from the Chair (
Question agreed to.
Lords amendment 1 accordingly agreed to.
The Speaker then put forthwith the Questions necessary for the disposal of the business to be concluded at that time (
Question put, That this House agrees with Lords amendments 2 and 3.