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Equality Bill

Part of the debate – in a Public Bill Committee at 11:31 am on 9th June 2009.

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Photo of Evan Harris Evan Harris Shadow Science Minister 11:31 am, 9th June 2009

So all you can give me, Ms Hall, are some contentious figures to show that what we have at the moment is good enough. I am asking you for a  reference to some academic work that shows that what we have at the moment—the current legal structure and practices—is solving the problem, and that we will eliminate the unacceptable pay gap, which we both accept, in five years’ time. Help me, please.