States Members travel costs for Queen’s lying-in-state (2) (FOI)
States Members travel costs for Queen’s lying-in-state (2) (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 21 October 2022.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
How much was spent in total - including flights, transport connections, food, drink, accommodations and any other expenses - on the States Members and / or officers who recently visited the Queen lying in state?
What class of travel was used on the flights and train / vehicle connections?
What were the names of all of those who attended on behalf of Jersey?
How was it decided that those who attended would be representing all Islanders?
Information is publicly available in response to a previous Freedom of Information response. Article 23 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 has been applied.
States Members travel costs for Queen's lying-in-state FOI (gov.je)
Chief Minister – Deputy K Moore
Deputy K Morel
Deputy S Mezec
Connétable M Jackson
Connétable K Stone
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