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star this property date less than 2019-01-14more like thismore than 2019-01-14
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Northern Ireland Office more like this
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star this property hansard heading Voting Rights: Foreign Nationals more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether Irish citizens’ will retain their right to vote in certain UK elections after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
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Lord Morris of Aberavon more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-01-22more like thismore than 2019-01-22
unstar this property answer text <p>The rights of Irish citizens to vote in UK elections will remain unaffected after the UK leaves the European Union.</p><p> </p><p>The long standing eligibility of Irish citizens who are resident in the UK to register for and vote in elections in the UK is a result of the historical and close political ties between the two countries and is currently enshrined in the Representation of the People Act 1983. The reciprocal arrangement on voting rights between the United Kingdom and Ireland is entirely separate to membership of the European Union.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Morris of Aberavon more like this