Lord Chancellor and Law Officers

Part of Attorney General – in the House of Commons on 25 May 2023.

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Photo of Victoria Prentis Victoria Prentis The Attorney-General

No, I do not accept that. I am bound by the Law Officers’ convention mentioned earlier, so I cannot comment on advice, even that provided by previous Law Officers. With regard to the two earlier Bills that the hon. Gentleman mentioned, the Government published summaries of their legal position during the introduction of both Bills, and we did so more recently in February this year on the Windsor framework.