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registered interest false more like this
date less than 2019-05-20more like thismore than 2019-05-20
answering body
Department for Transport more like this
answering dept id 27 more like this
answering dept short name Transport more like this
answering dept sort name Transport more like this
hansard heading Model Aircraft: Registration more like this
house id 1 more like this
legislature
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pref label House of Commons more like this
question text To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) consultation (CAP1775), what recent discussions he has had with the CAA on the potential introduction of (a) compulsory registration by model aircraft enthusiasts with the CAA, (b) registration fees, (c) age restrictions and (d) competency requirements. more like this
tabling member constituency Stroud more like this
tabling member printed
Dr David Drew more like this
uin 256218 more like this
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is ministerial correction true more like this
date of answer less than 2019-05-23more like thismore than 2019-05-23
answer text <p>Department for Transport Ministers and officials have regular discussions with the CAA, including on the Drone Operator Registration Scheme and competency testing requirements, which will apply from November 2019. <ins class="ministerial">These will apply to all those in the UK operating drones or model aircraft between 250 grams and 20 kilograms.</ins> <del class="ministerial">These will apply to all unmanned aircraft below 250g, including drones and model aircraft.</del></p><p> </p><p>These are part of a package of measures to address the safety and security challenges that unmanned aircraft pose. They will help law enforcement agencies to tackle the misuse of such aircraft effectively, alongside new Police powers to be introduced in the forthcoming Drones Bill.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
answering member constituency Northampton North more like this
answering member printed Michael Ellis more like this
question first answered
less than 2019-05-23T11:44:18.047Zmore like thismore than 2019-05-23T11:44:18.047Z
question first ministerially corrected
less than 2019-06-18T09:26:06.94Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T09:26:06.94Z
answering member
4116
label Biography information for Michael Ellis more like this
previous answer version
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answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
answering member printed Jesse Norman remove filter
answering member 3991
tabling member
252
label Biography information for Dr David Drew remove filter