Scotland: Independence — Question

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 3:07 pm on 29th January 2014.

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Photo of Lord Forsyth of Drumlean Lord Forsyth of Drumlean Conservative 3:07 pm, 29th January 2014

My Lords, does my noble and learned friend not agree that the answer of the Scottish Nationalists to my noble friend Lord Flight’s question is symptomatic of the fantasy politics that they are putting forward? When he asks what the position of Scottish MPs would be in the House of Commons if they were elected after a vote for independence, their official policy is that we should postpone the date of the general election until 2016.