MPs debate Queen's Speech: Day 5 - Devolution and growth across Britain

03 June 2015

In the fifth day of debate on the Queen's Speech in the House of Commons on Wednesday 3 June 2015, MPs debated those aspects of the speech relating to Devolution and growth across Britain.

The Speaker selected the amendment in the name of the Leader of the Opposition. The debate was opened on behalf of the Opposition by Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, Chuka Umunna.

Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, Sajid Javid responded on behalf of the Government.

Debate on the Address: Day 4

Tuesday 2 June 2015: Health and Social Care

Debate on the Address: Day 3

Monday 1 June 2015: Britain in the World

Debate on the Address: Day 2

Thursday 28 May 2015: Home Affairs and Justice

The Queen's Speech

Her Majesty the Queen delivered the Speech in the Lords Chamber outlining the Government's legislative programme for the parliamentary year ahead on Wednesday 27 May 2015. Watch the Queen's Speech and follow five days of debate on the contents of the Speech in Parliamentary news.

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