Clause 1 - Voter identification

Part of Elections Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 2:00 pm on 22nd September 2021.

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Photo of Cat Smith Cat Smith Shadow Minister for Young People and Voter Engagement 2:00 pm, 22nd September 2021

Would it be appropriate at this point to ask some specific questions? I hope the Minister can respond about the application process for the voter ID cards. Obviously, it would be administered by local councils, but will there be a core standard of expectations of, for instance, the hours councils will be expected to offer the service? Will people have to apply in person,