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Before speaking to clause 3, I need to address amendment 1—which I was just about to do, obviously.
I am grateful to the shadow Minister and the Opposition for their support, and to the Minister for her support throughout this process an
I am grateful in many ways to my hon. Friend for his exceptionally important intervention.
My hon. Friend is precisely right. It is about planning for the future, and sustainability in the Somerset Rivers Authority.
I absolutely agree.
The Government have increased investment in flood risk mitigation enormously.
It is a pleasure to serve under your chairmanship, Mr Bailey. I thank all hon.
I thank the Minister for his support and indeed for remembering his wet visit to Somerset four years ago.
I beg to move, That the Bill be now read a Second time.
My hon. Friend reads my mind. I was about to come to that point.