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To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what assessment he has made of the representation sent to him on 25 June 2013 by the campaign group Liberty, setting out its concerns about the proposals announced in his Department's consultation, Transforming Legal Aid: Delivering a more credible and efficient system; and if he will make a statement.
The consultation itself has received around 16,000 responses, including from the campaigning organisation Liberty. Officials are currently considering all the responses before final decisions are taken. The Government response is due to be published in the autumn.