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Clause 5 - Meaning of ``assistance''

Part of International Development Bill [Lords] – in a Public Bill Committee at 11:15 am on 27th November 2001.

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Photo of Norman Lamb Norman Lamb Shadow Spokesperson (International Development), Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (International Development) 11:15 am, 27th November 2001

I agree with the Minister. The amendment would unnecessarily restrict what might be possible and desirable in terms of technical assistance, so the Liberal Democrats would oppose it.