HL Deb 11 June 2002 vol 636 c29WA
Lord Laird

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they have received any representations from the Government of the Irish Republic to appoint any members of the current Irish Parliament to the House of Lords; and, if so, what was their response. [HL4389]

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of Lairg)

Any recommendations for membership of your Lordships' House are strictly confidential.

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