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But what I really can't grasp, and I'd like to, is what the difference is. Because it's not very difficult for a parliamentary draftsman to start on a blank piece of paper with an Act or to amend another Act. So if you've really wound up the government by what you've done, then we all know of examples where immediate reaction leads to swift legislation, normally which has all sorts of problems associated with it. Certainly, wearing a different hat, I'm only too conscious of legislation that's been speedy and ill-sufficiently planned.

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