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House of Lords written question HL301.

Question for Home Office

UIN HL301, tabled on 29 June 2017

Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to bring forward proposals to “ensure that foreign ownership of companies controlling important infrastructure does not undermine British security or essential services”, as outlined in the 2017 Conservative Party manifesto; and, if so, when.

Answered on

13 July 2017

Her Majesty the Queen, in her speech to Parliament, set out that the Government would "bring forward proposals to ensure that critical national infrastructure is protected to safeguard national security". The Government will bring forward these proposals in due course.

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Home Office