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Human Rights Act 1998: Wales

Question for Wales Office

UIN 905022, tabled on 18 May 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, what recent discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Justice on the potential effect on Wales of plans to repeal the Human Rights Act 1998.

Answered on

25 May 2016

Wales Office Ministers have regular discussions with colleagues in the Ministry of Justice on a range of issues including our plans to reform the UK Human Rights framework.

Revising the Human Rights Act can only be done by the UK Parliament and we will consult fully before bringing forward proposals.

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