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Health and Social Care (Independent Living) Bill [HL]

Volume 715: debated on Monday 23 November 2009

First Reading

A Bill to impose duties upon certain persons and bodies in respect of disabled persons, to confer certain rights upon disabled persons for independent living, to amend the Mental Health Act 1983, to amend the Health and Social Care Act 2008 and for connected purposes.

The Bill was introduced by Lord Ashley of Stoke, read a first time and ordered to be printed.