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A Session is a parliamentary year. Following the 2011 Fixed-term Parliament Act Sessions typically begin in May and run for 12 months.
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As part of the Committee’s inquiry into adoption legislation the Chairman and members of the Committee met on an informal basis with children and young people with experience of adoption and of the care system. The groups were arranged by the office of the Children’s Rights Director. A summary note of the informal meeting is available here.
As part of the Committee’s inquiry into adoption legislation the Chairman and members of the Committee met on an informal basis with a group of adopters. The group was arranged by the Office of the Children’s Rights Director. A summary note of the informal meeting is available here.
Corrected oral and written evidence on Adoption Legislation.