Joint Committee on the Draft Mental Health Bill

Welcome to the homepage of the Joint Committee on the Draft Mental Health Bill.

This Committee was appointed by the two Houses of Parliament to examine and report on the Draft Mental Health Bill by 31 March 2005.

The Committee published its Report on 23 March 2005.

The Bill

The draft Mental Health Bill (Cm 6305) was published by the Department of Health on 8 September 2004.

A list of Members' Interests relating to the inquiry

Draft Mental Health Bill Easy read report