Committee on the Lord Chancellor's Department

Press Notice No.8 of Session 2002-03        25 March 2003


EVIDENCE SESSION
Tuesday 8 April 2003


Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (CAFCASS)

The Committee on the Lord Chancellor's Department will hold the first public evidence session on the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (CAFCASS) on Tuesday 8 April.

Details of the session are as follows:

09.40am CAFCASS Inspection Unit, HM Inspectorate of Court Services

10.20am Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss, President, High Court Family Division and other representatives of the judiciary.


Note: The Committee's inquiry into CAFCASS was launched on 13 February 2003. Written submissions were invited from interested parties to be received by 13 March 2003. Those submissions ordered by the Committee to be printed will be available on the Committee's website shortly.