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Part of Debate on the Address – in the House of Commons at 3:12 pm on 16th October 2019.

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Photo of Steve Double Steve Double Conservative, St Austell and Newquay 3:12 pm, 16th October 2019

I am sure the hon. Gentleman did not mean to mislead the House, but what he said is not accurate. A Queen’s Speech starts a new Session of Parliament, but it does not always follow a general election. A Queen’s Speech usually happens almost every year throughout a Parliament. It is not an unusual occurrence.