§ Order for Second Reading read.
§ Mr. Michael Marshall (Arundel)
On a point of order, Mr. Deputy Speaker. I believe I heard the Whip say "Object". Clearly that is an error, because this measure should have received all-party support.
§ Mr. Deputy Speaker
Order. It must be understood that the points raised on these matters are not points of order. If the hon. Member has a valid point of order, I shall hear it. However, I cannot hear points which are simply ingenious ways of objecting to objections.
§ Mr. Mather
On a point of order, Mr. Deputy Speaker. The Minister attempted to explain the Government position. Perhaps it would be for the convenience of the House if—
§ Second Reading deferred till Friday next