Elections

Cabinet Office written question – answered on 23rd June 2015.

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Photo of Simon Danczuk Simon Danczuk Labour, Rochdale

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if he will bring forward legislative proposals to prevent candidates standing in both local and general elections when those elections are held on the same day.

Photo of John Penrose John Penrose Government Whip, The Parliamentary Secretary, Cabinet Office

Holding answer received on 22 June 2015

The Government has no plans to change the current arrangements in this area.

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