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Scottish devolution referendum

Title
Scottish devolution referendum
Genre
Interview
TX Date
16 Feb 1978
Year of production
1978
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Duration
00:03:13
Description
Scottish Labour MP Dennis Canavan on the defeat of his amendment to the bill to have the result of the devolution referendum in Scotland decided by majority decision. In light of the Commons vote to accept instead a forty percent minimum requirement, calling on the majority of Scottish people to turn out in favour of a Scottish Assembly. Male interviewer not identified.
Contributors
Dennis Canavan
Keywords
Parliamentary bills; UK; Scotland; Devolution; Devolution referenda

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