§ 72. Mr. Day
asked the Home Secretary whether, in view of the fact that it is impossible for patients confined to a hospital to register their votes, despite the fact that they are on the register, he will consider introducing legislation which will give these persons an opportunity of registering their votes?
§ Sir S. Hoare
The proposal that sick persons should be allowed to vote otherwise than at a polling station raises serious practical difficulties, but it has been noted for consideration when opportunity arises.