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Banking Bill — Committee (4th Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 5:00 pm on 20th January 2009.

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Photo of Lord James of Blackheath Lord James of Blackheath Conservative 5:00 pm, 20th January 2009

I thank the Minister for that assurance, which I am happy to accept. I ask only that the wording be abundantly clear and remove any uncertainty. There are some nasty little people called licensed insolvency practitioners prowling the world, who will look to make trouble if they find any opportunity. The clause needs to be watertight.

Amendment 118 withdrawn.

Clause 71, as amended, agreed.

Clause 72 : Enforcement

Debate on whether Clause 72 should stand part of the Bill.