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star this property registered interest false more like this
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
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unstar this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Turkey: EU Accession more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what the Government's policy is on Turkey's accession to the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Clacton remove filter
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Mr Douglas Carswell more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-04-14more like thismore than 2016-04-14
star this property answer text The UK supports Turkey’s EU accession process, which remains the most effective mechanism for continuing reform in Turkey. Turkey’s accession itself is not on the cards for many years to come. Turkey first applied for associate membership of the EEC in 1959, and there remains a very significant amount of detailed work to do before Turkey is ready to join the EU including economic reforms. Every Member State has a veto at every stage. For the UK, the EU Act 2011 requires any Accession Treaty admitting a candidate country to membership to be ratified by Act of Parliament. more like this
star this property answering member constituency Aylesbury more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr David Lidington more like this
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less than 2016-04-14T15:42:57.577Zmore like thismore than 2016-04-14T15:42:57.577Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir David Lidington more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Douglas Carswell more like this