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Joint Committee on the Draft Mental Health Bill

Joint Select Committee

The Joint Committee has been appointed to consider the Government's draft Bill to reform the Mental Health Act 1983, including changes to the safeguards and support received by patients.

Reports, special reports and government responses

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Report - Draft Mental Health Bill 2022
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
HC 696 / HL Paper 128
Report
Response to this report
Government Response to the Joint Committee's Report on the Draft Mental Health Bill
Government Response
Easy read version - Draft Mental Health Bill 2022
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
Report
Large Print Report - Draft Mental Health Bill 2022
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
HC 696 / HL 128
Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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23 November 2022
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
Witnesses Department of Health and Social Care, Department of Health and Social Care, Department of Health and Social Care, Ministry of Justice, and Ministry of Justice
Oral Evidence
23 November 2022
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
Witnesses NHS England, and NHS England
Oral Evidence
22 November 2022
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
Witnesses Care Quality Commission (CQC), NHS Providers, Mental Health Network of the NHS Confederation, and Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS)
Oral Evidence
INQUEST (MHB0116)
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
Inclusion London (MHB0115)
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill
Dimensions (MHB0111)
Inquiry Draft Mental Health Bill

Contact us

The Joint Committee has completed its work on the draft Bill. For questions specifically about the former Joint Committee, please email: draftbills@parliament.uk.

  • Email: draftbills@parliament.uk
  • Phone: (General Enquiries) 020 7219 8051/8387 / (Media Enquiries) peacocka@parliament.uk / 020 7219 6832
  • Address: Joint Committee on the Draft Mental Health Bill, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA