HL Deb 11 November 1997 vol 583 c17WA
Lord Braine of Wheatley

asked Her Majesty's Government:

When they expect to publish a consultation document on mental incapacity.

The Lord Chancellor (Lord Irvine of I,airg)

As I said in my Written Answer to the noble Lord, Lord Peston, on 23 October(WA 215), the Government hope to issue a consultation paper seeking views on the recommendations contained in the Law Commission Report on Mental Incapacity by the end of this year.