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Mr. Waterson: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what estimate she has made of how many tourists visited the UK from EU member states in 2006, broken down by country of origin. 
Mr. Woodward: The table shows the number of visits to the UK from the EU member states for 2006.
|Overseas residents visits to the UK 2006( 1)|
|(1) Provisional 2006 figures|
International Passenger Survey (ONS)
Mr. Heald: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many electors were registered to vote in Northern Ireland (a) in the year prior to the introduction of individual registration and (b) in each year since its introduction. 
Maria Eagle: The following table shows the breakdown, by constituency, of those on the electoral register for each year from 2001 (following the last annual canvass prior to individual registration) to 2007. It includes the revised registration figures published in advance of the 2007 Assembly election. The registers published on 1 December 2001 and 1 December 2005 include those who did not register afresh but were carried forward from the previous year's register. The legislation governing electoral registration in Northern Ireland no longer permits this practice.
|Constituency||Assembly e lection 2007 ( 7 March 2007 )||Register 1 December 2006||Register 1 December 2005||Register 1 December 2004||Register 2 February 2004( 1)||Register 1 December 2002||Register 1 December 2001|
|(1) Postponed from 1 December 2003 because of rescheduled Assembly election.|
Mr. Dodds: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what the average cost was of a prosecution within the former system of police prosecutions by Central Process Offices in each of the three years prior to the establishment of the Public Prosecution Service. 
Paul Goggins: It is not possible to calculate the total average cost of a prosecution from start to finishvarious agencies are involved at different stages of the process and no central figures are compiled. The PSNI do hold information on the average cost to the Central Process Offices of preparing a file for prosecution, although this represents only one part of the total prosecution costs. The Public Prosecution Service was established in 2005; therefore the following figures relate to the preceding three years, 2002-04:
2002: £171.40 per case;
2003: £150.75 per case;
2004: £139.09 per case.
Average cost per case over three years: £153.74 per case.
Mr. Don Foster: To ask the Solicitor-General (1) what (a) correspondence and (b) discussions the Law Officers' Departments have had in response to the finding of the coroner in October 2006 that ITN correspondent Terry Lloyd was killed unlawfully; and if he will make a statement; 
(2) what steps the Law Officers' Departments have taken to seek prosecutions of individuals in response to the finding of the coroner in October 2006 that ITN correspondent Terry Lloyd was killed unlawfully; and if he will make a statement. 
The Solicitor-General: At the conclusion of the inquest concerning the inquest into Terry Lloyds death, where a verdict that Mr. Lloyd was unlawfully killed was recorded, the coroner, Mr. Andrew Walker wrote to the Attorney-General to ask him to consider any steps that might be taken to bring those responsible for the death of Mr. Lloyd before a court.
As it is alleged that Mr. Lloyd was killed in Iraq by American military personnel the relevant offence capable of being tried in a UK court is section 1 of the Geneva Conventions Act 1957. The Attorney-General has to consent to any prosecution which may be brought. Any decision to prosecute is made by the Crown Prosecution Service using the same code for Crown prosecutors test they use in every case.
Accordingly the Attorney-General sent the coroner's letter and enclosures to the CPS for them to consider. The CPS has the case under active review and is briefing the Law Officers regularly. They have decided that they need further information before they can make a decision and are taking steps to obtain that information.
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