Supreme Court Judgement

The Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in P v Cheshire West and Chester Council and another; P and Q v Surrey County Council [2014] UKSC 19.

The Department of Health has responded to the judgement. DH Letter re Supreme Court DoLS Judgment FINAL 28 March 2014

House of Lords MCA enquiry report

The House of Lords commitee was established in May 2013 to conduct post-legislative scrutiny of the Mental Capacity Act 2005. Their task was to answer the question of whether the Act is working as Parliament intended. The report was published on 13th March 2014.