Freedom of Information Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 9:15 pm on 14th November 2000.

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Photo of Lord Brennan Lord Brennan Labour 9:15 pm, 14th November 2000

My Lords, my noble and learned friend doing the best he could and looking this way, I was gratified to hear what he said. However, bearing in mind that we lawyers have been debating this arcane construction for the past 10 or 15 minutes, does he agree that it is most important for the Government, through the appropriate agencies, to ensure that in any code which is issued to bodies with which we are concerned the points he has raised are made abundantly clear?