FFHS News - Civil Registration Modernisation.
08:00PM UTC - Thursday, 17 November 2005
Contributed by: Michael Bunting FSG
Ministers and the Registrar General have since agreed that changes to the governance arrangements should be subject to consultation. The publication of the consultation paper 'Registration Modernisation', which also sets out how many other changes proposed in the 2002 White Paper 'Civil Registration:
Vital Change' are to be progressed, has been announced by John Healey, Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Minister for ONS.
Full details are available on the GRO web site. Also a link is provided concerning the outcome of the review of "Civil Marriage Ceromonies".
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