HC Deb 25 May 1999 vol 332 c135W
38. Helen Jones

To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department if he will make a statement on the impact of the proposed community legal service on representation at tribunals. [84167]

Mr. Vaz

It would generally be premature to decide what changes to make in respect of help with tribunal cases until the Government have completed their review of whether tribunal arrangements, including representation, meet our ECHR and EU obligations. Meanwhile, advice and assistance short of representation is, and will remain, available for tribunal cases.

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