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Elections: General Election

Volume 718: debated on Wednesday 7 April 2010


My right honourable friend the Prime Minister has made the following Statement.

I have written to ministerial colleagues providing guidance on the conduct of government business during the election period. The Cabinet Secretary has also issued guidance to civil servants on their conduct during this period. The guidance comes into force with immediate effect.

Copies of the documents have been placed in the Libraries of both Houses and on the Cabinet Office website at