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Volume 715: debated on Wednesday 2 December 2009


Asked by

To ask Her Majesty's Government what instructions they have issued to the Electoral Office for Northern Ireland about the use of passports. [HL268]

The current legislation on the conduct of elections permits the use of passports to meet identification requirements at elections in Northern Ireland.

The Government have not issued any instructions about the use of passports to the Chief Electoral Officer for Northern Ireland within the past five years.