New clause 20 — Lords Justices of Appeal

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 2:45 pm on 4th November 2009.

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Photo of Jeremy Wright Jeremy Wright Opposition Whip (Commons) 2:45 pm, 4th November 2009

Given that the Government's intention in setting up the JAC was to encourage those who would not otherwise come forward to seek judicial office, does my hon. Friend share my view that any obstacle to those potential applicants is to be regretted? Is it not at least possible that the written test is one of those obstacles?

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