HC Deb 05 February 1973 vol 850 cc10-1W
30. Mrs. Sally Oppenheim

asked the Attorney-General if he will expedite the implementation of Part 2 of the Legal Advice and Assistance Act 1972, so that Law Society law centres can be opened, and advisory liaison officers can be appointed, by April 1973 to enable full effect to be given to the £25 scheme.

The Attorney-General

The Legal Aid Advisory Committee is now considering this matter and a decision will be taken in the light of its report.

36. Mr. Peter Archer

asked the Attorney-General what consultations he has had with the Law Society on the proposed information campaign as to rights under the Legal Advice and Assistance Act 1972; and if he will make a statement.

The Attorney-General

The Law Society has been fully consulted about the proposed campaign for advertising the Legal Advice and Assistance Act 1972 and is assisting in its preparation.