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Mental Capacity Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 6:30 pm on 1st February 2005.

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Photo of Lord Rix Lord Rix Crossbench 6:30 pm, 1st February 2005

Before the noble Baroness sits down, perhaps I may say that all people with a learning disability—referred to just now as mental handicap—do not necessarily lack capacity.