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MPs debate reforming the law of homicide

15 June 2016

On Thursday 30 June MPs took part in a Westminster Hall debate on reforming the law of homicide. This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a representation from Alex Chalk.

This debate will be opened by Alex Chalk, Conservative MP for Cheltenham.

Watch the debate and read the transcript

Backbench Business Committee

The Backbench Business Committee meets weekly on Tuesdays to consider requests for debates from any backbench Members of Parliament on any subject.

The Committee then has to decide how to allocate the limited Parliamentary time it has at its disposal. The Committee's meetings are always conducted in public and can be watched on Parliament TV.

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