HL Deb 25 May 1999 vol 601 c79WA
Lord Patten

asked Her Majesty's Government:

In which member states of the European Union there is an upper age limit above which candidates may not stand for elections for their parliaments; and whether they will list those limits. [HL2603]

The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office (Lord Williams of Mostyn)

I am not aware of any such limits.