MPs debate the roll-out of superfast broadband
16 September 2015
On Monday 12 October, MPs debated a motion on the roll-out of superfast broadband. This debate was scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a bid from Matt Warman and Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger.
Watch the debate and read the transcript
The debate was opened by Matt Warman, the Conservative MP for Boston and Skegness.
- Watch Parliament TV: MPs debate the roll-out of superfast broadband
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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.