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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 10:30 am on 16th January 2020.

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Photo of Barry Sheerman Barry Sheerman Labour/Co-operative, Huddersfield 10:30 am, 16th January 2020

May we have an early debate on the excellent plastic bag tax, which raises huge amounts of money? We all thought that the money would flow into good environmental work in the community, but nobody seems to know what happens to it. As it is likely to double, it is a treasure trove for changing the environment locally.