HC Deb 21 February 1990 vol 167 c1025

As amended (in the Standing Committee), again considered.

Question again proposed, That the clause be read a Second time.

Mr. Lilley

It would be inappropriate to enshrine such a provision in rigid statutory form, as the new clause attempts to do. However, I sympathise with the spirit that underlies it.

Question put and negatived.

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