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MPs debate broadband universal service obligation

8 December 2016

On Thursday 15 December MPs took part in a general debate on broadband universal service obligation.

Watch the debate and read the transcript

The House of Commons Library produced a debate pack which includes more information on the topic.

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.

This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a representation from Matt Warman MP.

Further Information

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