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Question for Church Commissioners

UIN 48216, tabled on 13 September 2021

To ask the Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, with reference to the Catholic Relief Act 1829, what assessment the Commissioners have made of the Prime Minister's ability to advise the Sovereign on the appointment of Anglican Bishops.

Answered on

16 September 2021

This answer is a correction from the original answer.

The application of the Catholic Relief Act 1829 to the Sovereign’s advisers is a matter for the Government, not for the Church Commissioners.

Original answer

The Church Commissioners have not made any such assessment.

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