§ Lord Avebury asked Her Majesty's Government:
§ On what dates the applications for special quota vouchers were originally submitted of those United Kingdom passport holders who were invited for interview in July, August, September and October 1984 respectively.
§ The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Armed Forces (Lord Trefgarne): Details are as follows:
|Invited for Interview||Ordinary Queue Application Date||Priority Queue (Compassionate Cases and Dependants aged 65+) Application Date|
|July 1984||Mid/Late November 1976||Late December 1976 (Applicants who applied in 1976 but only attained the age of 65 in 1984) and February 1984|
|August 1984||Late November/Mid December 1976||Early April 1984/Early May 1984|
|September 1984||Mid/Late December 1976||Early/Mid May 1984|
|October 1984||Late December 1976/Mid January 1977||Applications now being received are given three months' notice of interview date|