Government & Opposition >We are going to split into Government & Opposition. >Each group will either: Give a 30 second speech as to why everyone should vote for their law OR give a 30 second speech to say why that law won’t work Opens to the floor for a debate
The motion before the House is........ that due to the negative impact on participants of reality TV shows, this Government suggests that they are banned. ” “
Counter argument >Why will this proposed law not work? >Where do you need more information? >What questions would you like to ask the proposing political party?
The Second Reading The ‘Government’ reads the opening speech The ‘Opposition’ reads their opening speech The rest of the ‘House’ joins in the debate Ends in a vote “AYE” “NO”
Stages of a bill First Reading Second Reading Committee Stage Report Stages Third Reading Lords Stages Royal Assent