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Clause 49 - Gifts to the nation

Part of Finance Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 3:15 pm on 14th June 2012.

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Photo of Chloe Smith Chloe Smith The Economic Secretary to the Treasury 3:15 pm, 14th June 2012

My hon. Friend raises a sensible point. It is worth noting that the objects themselves could be of a variety of different types, so their physical movement will vary depending in some cases on the type of object in question. But he is right that we need to put in safeguards.