Amendment 2

Part of European Union (Withdrawal) (No. 6) Bill - Report – in the House of Lords at 2:00 pm on 6th September 2019.

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Photo of Lord Hayward Lord Hayward Conservative 2:00 pm, 6th September 2019

I thank my noble friend for giving way, and in asking this question I remind him of the last time that a Government went to “let the people decide”. It was in 1974—which is an interesting parallel that he might not wish to follow. I will ask about the wording, in the opposite direction to the question of the noble Lord, Lord Campbell. The amendment refers to the “first general election” of 2019. Are we expecting to have more than one in 2019?