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Deputy Prime Minister's Questions: 5 April 2011

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

House of Lords reform, NHS and the AV vote were on the agenda at this month's Deputy PMQs session.

The Deputy Prime Minister also took questions on EMA and fuel duty.

Follow the links below to read the DPMQs transcript or to watch the broadcast again.

Question-by-question guide

The Deputy Prime Minister answered questions on:

  • British Bill of Rights
  • Human Rights Act
  • AV Vote
  • House of Lords Reform
  • Social Mobility
  • EMA
  • NHS
  • Fuel duty
  • British nationals overseas

Extra information

Deputy Prime Minister’s Questions is an opportunity for MPs from all parties to question the Deputy Prime Minister on any subject, although they usually focus on the key issues of the day and his special responsibility for political and constitutional reform.

The half-hour session takes place once a month on Tuesdays while Parliament is in session.