JCHR Press Notice 07-08 No 21


Forthcoming Publication

A Life Like Any Other? Human Rights of Adults with Learning Disabilities

The Joint Committee on Human Rights (JCHR) publishes its Seventh Report of Session 2007-08, A Life Like Any Other? Human Rights of Adults with Learning Disabilities, on Thursday 6 March 2008 at 00.01 as House of Lords Paper HL 40-I and House of Commons Paper HC 73-I. Easy read and audio versions will also be available.

Advance copies of the Report are available under embargo to press and witnesses only, from 11am on Tuesday 4 March 2008. Please call 020 7219 2467 to make arrangements for collecting copies of the Report.

The reports will be available from The Stationery Office (tel: 0870 600 5522), Parliamentary Hotline Lo-call 0845 7 023474, Email: book.orders@tso.co.uk, Internet: http://www.tso.co.uk/bookshop, TSO shops, The Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, London SW1A 2JX (tel 020 7219 3890) and through good booksellers. They will also be on the Committee€™s website at the address below on the day of publication.

Clerks of the Committee: Dr Mark Egan (House of Commons) 020 7219 2797 and Mr Bill Sinton (House of Lords) 020 7219 5358

ENQUIRIES: 020 7219 2797/2467 FAX: 020 7219 8393 E-MAIL: jchr@parliament.uk

HOMEPAGE: http://www.parliament.uk/jchr

MEDIA INQUIRIES: Ms Jessica Bridges-Palmer: 020 7219 0724