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Ivory Bill - Report

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 5:15 pm on 24th October 2018.

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Photo of Baroness Flather Baroness Flather Crossbench 5:15 pm, 24th October 2018

My Lords, the more difficult it is to register, the more difficult it is to decide what needs to be registered and the more difficult it will be to maintain the register. You cannot watch everybody doing everything. It is very important that matters are simple and can be taken on board by everybody. When I was 12 years old, my father had my portrait miniature painted on ivory. I hope it will not be caught by the Bill.