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Expatriates (Voting Rights)

Volume 174: debated on Thursday 14 June 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many United Kingdom expatriates have registered for voting purposes to date; and if he will make a statement.

There are 1,237 overseas electors on the United Kingdom electoral register for 1990–91. Corresponding information for the 1991–92 register, which will include those registered under the new provisions introduced by the Representation of the People Act 1989, will not become available until the draft register is published on or before 28 November of this year.