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Queen’s Speech — Debate (2nd Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 12:41 pm on 9th May 2013.

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Photo of Lord Forsyth of Drumlean Lord Forsyth of Drumlean Conservative 12:41 pm, 9th May 2013

Does not my noble friend agree that the argument of my noble friend Lord Fowler about the sovereignty of the House of Commons would be much more powerful if the Government were not imposing a timetable Motion on the consideration of these matters by the elected House?