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Committee (7th Day)

Part of Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill – in the House of Lords at 7:00 pm on 1st February 2012.

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Photo of Lord Alton of Liverpool Lord Alton of Liverpool Crossbench 7:00 pm, 1st February 2012

My Lords, if there is a depletion of funds of charities such as the one that I described today, are the Government saying that if those charities cannot raise that through voluntary endeavour and voluntary giving, the Government themselves will fill their coffers?