Elections Bill

Part of the debate – in a Public Bill Committee at 9:25 am on 22nd September 2021.

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Photo of Edward Leigh Edward Leigh Conservative, Gainsborough 9:25 am, 22nd September 2021

I thank the hon. Lady for that point of order. I have had no communication from the Government. Regarding more time, it is perfectly in order for the Committee to come to an agreement, either between the usual channels or by way of an amendment, to allow more time. I will leave it to the hon. Lady to discuss with her colleagues and the Government whether they want more time. I am sure that my colleagues and I will be perfectly open to that, but it is entirely up to the Committee. We are in your hands.