Mental Health: White Papers

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 12th June 2020.

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Photo of Daisy Cooper Daisy Cooper Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Justice), Liberal Democrat Spokesperson (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the Government plans to implement all of the recommendations from the Independent Review of the Mental Health Act 1983.

Photo of Nadine Dorries Nadine Dorries Minister of State (Department of Health and Social Care)

We have committed to publishing a White Paper which will set out the Government’s response to Sir Simon Wessely’s Independent Review of the Mental Health Act 1983 and pave the way for reform of the Act.

We will publish our White Paper as soon as it is possible to do so. We will consult publicly on our proposals and will bring forward a Bill to amend the Act when parliamentary time allows.

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