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Museums, Libraries and Archives Council

Culture Media and Sport written question – answered on 9th February 2011.

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Photo of David Cairns David Cairns Labour, Inverclyde

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport what equality impact assessment he undertook in advance of his decision to abolish the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council.

Photo of Ed Vaizey Ed Vaizey The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport

A formal Equality Impact Assessment was not developed prior to the decision to reform the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council. However as the work to transfer MLA functions to Arts Council England progresses we are considering the potential impact on equality issues to ensure that there is no discrimination against any particular group.

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