Thursday, 7 December 2017
[Relevant documents: Oral evidence taken before the Women and Equalities Committee on 15 November 2017, on Women in the House of Commons, HC 507.]
The whole system is substantially flawed in how it counts the number of constituents, because it takes into consideration only people who are registered to vote, and not everybody who actually...
Opened in December 1999, Westminster Hall is aimed at fostering a new style of debate. Sessions are open to all MPs, who sit in a horseshoe arrangement which is meant to encourage constructive rather than confrontational debate.
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