07 Apr 2010
April 7, 2010

#DE Bill Vote, 7 April


Been watching  #debill #38degrees #deb on Twitter, and a bunch of great references by lots of tweeple. Thought I’d clarify a couple of points of process, for anyone interested. There’ll be a one hour debate at close of play tonight, maybe around midnight.  It’ll constitute the Committee Stage and Third Reading (instead of the 50.. read more →

So the Digital Economy  Bill (#debill) got through its second reading without a vote.  Nobody doubts there’s a lot of good stuff in it.  But, equally, no-one doubts either that it’s flawed and that thousands and thousands of folk have said exactly why. Obviously it’s a Labour Bill, and obviously the govt and Tories have.. read more →