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Asylum Seekers: Legal Aid In Eu Member States

Volume 597: debated on Wednesday 17 February 1999

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asked Her Majesty's Government:Which other member states of the European Union provide legal aid or its equivalent for asylum seekers. [HL901]

All member states have arrangements under which either legal aid or a free legal adviser may be provided to asylum seekers. The arrangements vary between member states and the availability of support may be restricted in certain types of case.