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Part of Debate on the Address – in the House of Commons at 3:20 pm on 16th October 2019.

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Photo of Sandy Martin Sandy Martin Shadow Minister (Waste and Recycling) 3:20 pm, 16th October 2019

Does the hon. Lady not recognise that the previous Queen’s Speech included the Immigration Bill and the Fisheries Bill, which could easily have been enacted without having to have this Queen’s Speech? Not only that, but an enormous amount of time and effort had already gone into the previous Fisheries Bill, which fell because of the Prorogation of Parliament.