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Borders: Personal Records

Volume 474: debated on Wednesday 26 March 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether the FBI terrorist screening database will be among the multi-agency watchlists used as part of the e-borders programme to check persons flying into the UK. (195151)

The e-Borders system will contain a number of agency owned watchlists against which traveller’s details will be checked to identify those of interest to UK authorities, including subjects linked to terrorism. It is a matter for the responsible agencies to identify individuals suitable for inclusion in their watchlists; this may include those identified through international liaison.