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European Union (Withdrawal) Bill - Report (1st Day)

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 6:45 pm on 18th April 2018.

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Photo of Lord Cormack Lord Cormack Conservative 6:45 pm, 18th April 2018

My Lords, all I would say is that the key words in this important amendment are simply “except by primary legislation”. That is why I am glad to support it, because it bolsters what the Prime Minister has already said and promised and it ensures that we cannot have, by sleight of hand, fundamental changes to things that concern so very many people.