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Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 146964, tabled on 22 May 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will delay any increase in the small claims limit for personal injury claims until completion of a post-implementation review of part 2 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012.

Answered on

4 June 2018

The government intends to publish the post-implementation review of Part 2 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 by the end 2018.

It intends to implement all elements of the whiplash reform programme as a package by April 2019, including both the measures in the Civil Liability Bill and supplementary measures to increase the small claims limit for personal injury claims which require secondary legislation.

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