Rejected petition This house celebrate the centenary of the first woman elected to Westminster

On the centenary of the first woman elected to the Westminster Parliament it would be fitting that the house recognise the election of Countess Markievicz (while in prison for anti conscription activities) and her contribution to human rights and democracy l

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