HC Deb 12 August 1907 vol 180 c788

To ask the Chief Secretary to the Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland if he will direct the Poor Law officials in attendance at the forthcoming revision of the lists of parliamentary and local government electors to keep, according to each constituency or parliamentary division, a record of the number of persons disfranchised by reason of the non-payment of the poor rate within the statutable period, and of the receipt of union relief within the qualifying period.

(Answered by Mr. Birrell.) It has already been decided to make arrangements with the object of securing that the record suggested in the Question shall be kept at the approaching revision.