HC Deb 23 November 1982 vol 32 c404W
Mr. Alton

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will request the European Economic Community member States to extend voting facilities in European Parliament elections to United Kingdom citizens resident in those States.

Mr. Mayhew

The Council of Ministers of the European Community is considering the right to vote at elections to the European Parliament in the context of the Parliament's proposals for a uniform electoral procedure.