Consultation outcome

Proposal to amend the Tribunal Procedure (First-Tier Tribunal) (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber) Rules 2008

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Consultation response

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Consultation response from the Tribunal Procedure Committee on the consultation on possible changes to the Tribunal Procedure (First-tier Tribunal) (Health, Education and Social Care Chamber) Rules 2008 regarding pre-hearing examinations and decisions without a hearing in the case of references by the hospital or Department of Health

The Tribunal Procedure Committee has agreed not to make the proposed rule changes regarding pre-hearing examinations and decisions without a hearing in the case of references by the hospital or Department of Health, in response to the feedback.

Original consultation

Summary

Seeking views on proposals to change the way that the First-Tier Tribunal operates in relation to mental health cases under the Mental Health Act 1983.

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Consultation description

The Tribunal Procedure Committee (TPC) is interested to receive your views on proposals to change the way that the First-Tier Tribunal operates in relation to mental health cases under the Mental Health Act 1983, as dealt with in the Health, Education and Social Care Chamber (First-tier Tribunal).

Responses to the consultation will be considered by TPC.

Documents

Consultation paper

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Questionnaire

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Published 22 March 2018
Last updated 23 October 2018 + show all updates
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