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Aviation: Air Passenger Duty

House of Lords written question – answered on 6th November 2009.

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Photo of Lord Ouseley Lord Ouseley Crossbench

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the effect on the economy of the introduction of the new rates of air passenger duty; and what assessment they have made of the impact on families wishing to travel to and from the United Kingdom.

Photo of Lord Myners Lord Myners Parliamentary Secretary, HM Treasury

In line with Cabinet Office guidance, HMRC conducted an impact assessment of the new banding system and published it on its website at

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