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Scotland Bill — Committee (5th Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 5:00 pm on 21st March 2012.

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Photo of Lord Wallace of Tankerness Lord Wallace of Tankerness Lords Spokesperson (Attorney General's Office), Lords Spokesperson (Wales Office), The Advocate-General for Scotland, Lords Spokesperson (Scotland Office) 5:00 pm, 21st March 2012

My Lords, I am in a position similar to that of the noble Lord, Lord Browne, in having to deal with matters that hitherto were dealt with by my noble friend in the Treasury. I fully accept that my noble friend's amendment is a hook. I share the view expressed by the noble Lord, Lord Browne-