“from time to time seek the views of” various bodies. While that is fine, I want to insert the words “and take account of”, to strengthen the clause. There are too many consultations in which the people who are consulted feel ignored. The amendment strengthens the position of the consultees.
Amendment No. 225 seeks to achieve a similar aim with a different wording. I would rather listen to the arguments of the hon. Member for Eddisbury on the remaining amendments, about some of which I was slightly curious about why he had tabled them.