In answer to the right hon. leader of the Opposition with regard to my ruling on the question of privilege,
I may point out that rule 47 reads as follows:
Whenever any matter of privilege arises, it shall be taken into consideration immediately.
I find the following at page 302 of Bourinot, fourth edition:
Questions of privilege may be always considered without the notice necessary in the
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ease of motions generally. It is the practice in the House of Commons to bring up a question of privilege after prayers, and before the House has taken up the Orders of the Day.
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