To ask the Secretary of State for Justice when he expects to announce the terms of reference of the review into support for victims of mesothelioma in respect of claims against former employers and their insurers; and whether he plans to bring forward legislative proposals to ensure adequate protection of this group of claimants.
As the Under-Secretary of State for Justice, my hon. Friend Mr Blunt, made clear in an adjournment debate on this issue on
The Department for Work and Pensions is leading on discussions with stakeholders about how to help people who are unable to trace their employers' insurer. It is hoped that an announcement on the way forward will be made before the House rises for summer recess.