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Committee (2nd Day) (Continued)

Part of Scotland Bill – in the House of Lords at 6:30 pm on 2nd February 2012.

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Photo of Lord Boyd of Duncansby Lord Boyd of Duncansby Labour 6:30 pm, 2nd February 2012

I referred a case about the independence of justices of the peace, for the very reason to which the noble and learned Lord, Lord McCluskey, referred-because of the importance in getting clarity at an early stage so that the system as a whole did not seize up.