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Volume 475: debated on Tuesday 6 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice whether he plans to bring forward legislative proposals to prevent hon. Members from also being (a) members of a devolved legislature and (b) local councillors. (203661)

The Government have no current plans to amend the eligibility criteria for membership of the House of Commons as set out in the House of Commons Disqualification Act 1975.