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star this property date less than 2019-07-02more like thismore than 2019-07-02
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Ministry of Justice more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Justice more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Justice more like this
star this property hansard heading Courts: Disability more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, whether specialised employees with training on how to support people with disabilities are available in each court. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bolton South East more like this
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Yasmin Qureshi remove filter
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-07-09more like thismore than 2019-07-09
star this property answer text <p>HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS) launched new guidance to staff in November 2018 to help ensure it meets its legal duty (under the Equality Act 2010) to provide reasonable adjustments for users with disabilities. This empowers staff to remove barriers and support users with disabilities.</p><p> </p><p>HMCTS will also shortly issue a new reasonable adjustment learning product for staff so that they have the capability and confidence to support court and tribunal users with disabilities. This learning will be mandatory for all HMCTS operational staff to complete.</p><p> </p><p>HMCTS also has a page on <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/hm-courts-and-tribunals-service/about/equality-and-diversity" target="_blank"><strong>GOV.UK</strong></a> setting out the support it provides, pointing users to who they can contact to get the right support, and explaining how individual needs will be discussed with the judge hearing a case.</p><p> </p><p>HMCTS is committed to ensuring access to courts and tribunals is maintained for all staff and users.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Blackpool North and Cleveleys more like this
star this property answering member printed Paul Maynard more like this
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less than 2019-07-09T16:40:04.793Zmore like thismore than 2019-07-09T16:40:04.793Z
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star this property label Biography information for Paul Maynard more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Yasmin Qureshi more like this