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To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps the Government is taking to implement the recommendations of the report of the Expe
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the barriers to the voice of children in private law cases.
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what progress has been made in implementing reforms to the Child Arrangements Programme as rec
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will make it his policy to require the provision of independent therapeutic support for
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of the courts consideration of the welfare
Order. I need to hurry you along, because we still need to hear from the Minister and have the wind-up at the end.
Minister, will you be mindful of the need to leave a minute at the end for the Member in charge to wind up the debate?
The sitting is resumed and the debate may continue until 5.55 pm.
Order. I am mindful that there will be a vote at about 5.5 pm, and we want to get to the Front-Bench speakers no later than 5.10 pm.
I will call Sarah Champion to move the motion and I will then call the Minister to respond.