Legal Aid

Committee to take evidence from the Legal Services Commission

PUBLISHED February 15, 2006

The Constitutional Affairs Committee will hold a one-off evidence session with the Legal Services Commission. This follows the announcement by the Commission of the withdrawal of specialist support services in England and Wales and publication of the first report of Lord Carter?s Review of Legal Aid Procurement.

Details of the oral evidence session are as follows: Tuesday 14 February, The Grimond Room, Portcullis House 4.15pm

Brian Harvey, Acting Chief Executive and Richard Collins, Executive Director, Legal Services Commission

A transcript of the session will be available on Reports and Publications page of the Committee?s website:

The transcript is now available here