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Mr. Galloway: Further to that point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. Twice this evening, first from the hon. Member for Hemel Hempstead (Mike Penning) and now from the Minister, you have permitted personal attacks on me that go beyond the norm in parliamentary discourse, as I think the Clerk will advise you. If I may say so, you ought to have intervened to deal with the point made by the hon. Member for Hemel Hempstead, and you ought not to allow
Madam Deputy Speaker:
Order. The hon. Gentleman is challenging my keeping of order in the Chamber. I would ask him and all other hon. Members to think very carefully about their words on this particular day. When I heard anything inappropriate, I did intervene and try to prevent it happening.
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That, if any European Union Documents have been referred to a European Standing Committee which has not yet been nominated for the duration of the Parliament under paragraph (3) of Standing Order No. 119 (European Standing Committees), the Committee of Selection may nominate one or more temporary European Standing Committees to consider one or more of the documents instead; and the remaining provisions of the Standing Order (including sub-paragraphs (a) and (b) of paragraph (3)) shall apply.[Claire Ward.]