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Legal Aid

Volume 437: debated on Tuesday 6 May 1947

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24.

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he proposes to give effect to the recommendations of the Cameron Committee on Legal Air and Legal Advice in Scotland.

I am in consultation, together with my right hon. Friend the Lord Advocate, with representatives of the legal profession with a view to the preparation of a scheme of legal aid and legal advice in the light of the recommendations of the Cameron Committee; but I am not vet in a position to make a statement.

Does the answer mean that my right hon. Friend is accepting the recommendations of the Cameron Committee?

Yes, I am accepting the general principles contained in the recommendations.