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John Whittingdale MP, Culture Media and Sport Select Committee Chairman, objects to the DEB's rush through Parliament

The BBC reports that

“At least one influential voice - Culture Media and Sport Select Committee Chairman John Whittingdale - is saying it would be a constitutional outrage to force such provisions through without proper scrutiny by MPs, on the strength of a few hours debate at Second Reading. Lawmaking should not be so perfunctory, he argues.”

Quite so.