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Legal Aid Agency: Correspondence

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 22352, tabled on 28 February 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate he has made of the proportion of enquiries made by Members of Parliament to the Legal Aid Agency that receive a response within 20 working days.

Answered on

4 March 2020

For the most recent completed financial year, 98% of enquiries made by Members of Parliament to the Legal Aid Agency received a response within 20 working days.

Information for the remaining questions posed could only be obtained at disproportionate cost.

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