40851 - Civil Proceedings (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the report by Lord Justice Briggs on his report entitled, Civil Courts Structure: Interim Report, published in December 2015, what assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the finding in paragraph 5.23 of that report.

Mr Shailesh Vara

40850 - Civil Proceedings (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the finding of Lord Justice Briggs in his report entitled, Civil Courts Structure: Interim Report, published in December 2015, that personal injury should be excluded from the Online Court.

Mr Shailesh Vara

40849 - Civil Proceedings (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what his policy is on (a) consulting on and (b) piloting future planned reforms of the civil courts structure.

Mr Shailesh Vara

40735 - Disability Living Allowance: Appeals (Answered)

Ms Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many appeal tribunal decisions in relation to re-assessments of entitlement of disability living allowance for children found in favour of the Department for Work and Pensions in the last three years for which figures are available.

Mr Shailesh Vara

The information requested is not held centrally.

40645 - Disability Living Allowance: Appeals (Answered)

Ms Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many rejected mandatory reconsiderations submitted in relation to re-assessments of entitlement of disability living allowance for children resulted in an appeal tribunal being conducted in the last three years for which figures are available.

Mr Shailesh Vara

The information requested is not held centrally.

40647 - Disability Living Allowance: Appeals (Answered)

Ms Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many appeal tribunal decisions in relation to re-assessments of entitlement of disability living allowance for children found in favour of the claimant in the last three years for which figures are available.

Mr Shailesh Vara

The information requested is not held centrally.

40570 - Legal Representation (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps the Government has taken to monitor the proportion of defendants who are unrepresented.

Mr Shailesh Vara

40573 - Legal Representation (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many unrepresented defendants there were in the (a) magistrates' courts and (b) Crown courts.

Mr Shailesh Vara

40572 - Legal Representation (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what proportion of unrepresented defendants were unrepresented because they (a) failed to meet the legal aid merits test, (b) failed to meet the legal aid means test and (c) chose to defend themselves in the latest period for which figures are available.

Mr Shailesh Vara

40571 - Legal Representation (Answered)

Christina Rees
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps the Government has taken to provide guidance to unrepresented defendants.

Mr Shailesh Vara

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