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Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 217670, tabled on 6 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant to Answer of 24 April to Question 136144 on Antisemitism, what progress his Department has made on creating a database of (a) symbols, (b) slogans and (c) flags that may be illegal as a result of their use to incite hatred.

Answered on

11 February 2019

MHCLG supported the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) to create and populate a database of symbols of proscribed organisations for use by police forces. Information about the impact that these symbols and others have on community tensions has also been included.

Answered by

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
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