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Amendment 1

Part of Birmingham Commonwealth Games Bill [HL] - Committee – in the House of Lords at 5:30 pm on 25th February 2020.

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Photo of Lord Foster of Bath Lord Foster of Bath Chair, Rural Economy Committee 5:30 pm, 25th February 2020

Before the Minister sits down, the one issue that she really has not addressed is the nature of the underwriting agreement between the Government and Birmingham City Council. Could she dwell on that and in particular answer the question asked by the noble Lord, Lord Hunt: who is the funder of last resort in the event that things go wrong?