§ Mr. Corbett
asked the Attorney-General (1) whether he will consider
Royal Navy and Royal Marines Army Royal Air Force Service Men Civilians Service Men Civilians Service Men Civilians 1st April 1965 … 100,700 119,500 222,700 186,100 132,200 69,800 1st April 1970 … 87,600 103,600 191,300 156,000 113,600 52,700 1st November 1975 76,900 77,200 179,600 101,700 92,700 37,800
introducing an independent and lay element into the administration of the legal aid scheme;
(2) whether he is satisfied with the administration of the legal aid scheme; and whether he will make a statement;
(3) whether he will establish a review body to devise a scheme for the independent administration of the legal aid scheme.
§ The Attorney-General
The matters referred to in these Questions form part of the study of legal services which my noble and learned Friend the Lord Chancellor has commissioned and which is due to be completed shortly.