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Moving them would require primary legislation, but despite bullish official pronouncements there is little certainty that we’ll be voting in May.
WATCH: ‘Many of us are concerned at being asked to approve a lockdown that could continue until March 31’, says Brady
The Prime Minister replies: “I can’t believe it will be until the end of March that the House has to wait before having a new vote and a new discussion.”
WATCH: Johnson – ‘Our emergence from the lockdown cocoon will not be a big bang, but a gradual unwrapping’
The Prime Minister says the new measures are on the statute book until March to allow for a phased and orderly easing of restrictions later.
Robert Sutton: The protection of civil liberties must be placed at the heart of a reformed Public Health Act
The dubious legal basis for lockdown restrictions should be clarified by making its scope explicit.