HC Deb 29 March 1983 vol 40 c120W
Mr. Wigley

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services when he expects to lay before Parliament under section 7 of the Disabled Persons Act 1981 a report on his proposals for ensuring or facilitating the improvement of means of access into buildings for disabled persons.

Sir George Young

I have been asked to reply.

My right hon. Friend is considering the replies to our recent consultation paper on a proposed amendment to the Building Regulations. This would introduce minimum standards of access to buildings for the disabled. After that, we shall be in a position to consider the timing and content of the report required under section 7 of the Disabled Persons Act 1981.

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