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Changes to the law about making your own decisions (easy-read)

The government is making changes to the rules about making your own decisions. We are updating the Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice and considering a new system of safeguards – the Liberty Protection Safeguards.

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Consultation description

You can read about our plans in the documents below. You can also read other documents we have published that are not in easy read.

We want to know what you think about our plans. Please tell us what you think by answering some questions. Click on the ‘respond online’ button below to tell us what you think.


ABI call for evidence

Changes to the law and guidance about making your own decisions: what do you think?

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pdf, 2 MB

MCA easy-read summary

Easy-read Mental Capacity Act summary

Opens or downloads a pdf

pdf, 11 MB

Respond online

To find out more: https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/changes-to-the-law-and-guidance-about-making-your-own-decisions-easy-read

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