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Clause 2 introduces schedule 1, which contains minor and consequential amendments, and schedule 2, which makes transitional provisions.
Clause 1 removes the existing 15-year time limit on British citizens voting in parliamentary elections, which is a very important princip
The amendment would delay the enfranchisement of many overseas citizens who are calling for the right to vote in our elections.
I think we would all agree that it is important to strike the right balance by providing a system that is both accessible to overseas vot
I understand the points that Opposition Members have made.
The purpose of the Bill is to extend the franchise to British citizens overseas.
I beg to move, That the debate be now adjourned.
I very much associate myself with the remarks of my hon. Friend the Member for The Cotswolds.
It is a pleasure to lead on a Bill with you in the Chair, Mr Robertson.
I will take your advice, Mr Robertson, and I will move straight to the amendment, although I did have some quite important remarks to mak