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Legislation > Subject: Legal Aid legislation

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Civil Legal Aid (Financial Resources and Payment for Services) Regulations 2013 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation

Financial eligibility for Legal Aid. In force 1/4/13.

Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation

These regulations, among other things, amend the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) Regulations 2013 so as to reduce by 20% the maximum hourly rates payable to experts in civil cases. New rates include psychiatrists at £108 and psychologists at £93.60 per hour. In force 2/12/13 (i.e. it applies where the relevant legal aid form is signed and dated, or an emergency application is granted under delegated functions, on or after 2/12/13).

Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) Regulations 2013 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation

Payment rates for legal fees and independent experts. No change to MH legal fees. Some changes to independent expert maximum hourly rates, including: (a) psychiatrist is £135 in any area (previously £90 in London); (b) psychologist is £117 in any area (previously £90 in London). The previous rates continue to apply to cases started after 3/10/11 but before 1/4/13. In force 1/4/13. Note that these fees were subsequently reduced by the Civil Legal Aid (Remuneration) (Amendment) Regulations 2013/2877.

Community Legal Service (Financial) (Amendment) Regulations 2009 UK Statutory Instrument Legal Aid legislation

These Regulations increase the financial eligibility limits for civil legal aid and ensure the non-means-tested provision of legal representation in certain ‘deprivation of liberty’ cases (s21A appeals). In force 1/4/09 (DOL funding) and 6/4/09 (uprating).

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