Difference between revisions of "Coronavirus resources"

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==Newer resources==
 
==Newer resources==
As of 22/3/20, all resouces in the <span class="plainlinks">[http://www.mentalhealthlaw.co.uk/Special:Drilldown/Resources?Type=Coronavirus%20resource database]</span> were categorised and listed under the heading "Resources" in this summary page. If any documents are added to the database after that date they will automatically appear in a list immediately below:
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As of 25/3/20, all resouces in the <span class="plainlinks">[http://www.mentalhealthlaw.co.uk/Special:Drilldown/Resources?Type=Coronavirus%20resource database]</span> were categorised and listed under the heading "Resources" in this summary page. If any documents are added to the database after that date they will automatically appear in a list immediately below:
  
 
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===For those working with the Court of Protection===
 
===For those working with the Court of Protection===
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*[[Court of Protection, 'Further Guidance for Judges and Practitioners in the Court of Protection arising from Covid-19' (Mr Justice Hayden, 24/3/20)]]
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*[[Court of Protection, 'Dear Colleagues letter' (Mr Justice Hayden, 23/3/20)]]
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*[[Judiciary of England and Wales, 'Additional Guidance for Judges and Practitioners arising from Covid-19' (The Hon Mr Justice Hayden, 18/3/20)]]
 
*[[Judiciary of England and Wales, 'Visits to P by Judges and Legal Advisors' (The Hon Mr Justice Hayden, 13/3/20)]]
 
*[[Judiciary of England and Wales, 'Visits to P by Judges and Legal Advisors' (The Hon Mr Justice Hayden, 13/3/20)]]
*[[Judiciary of England and Wales, 'Additional Guidance for Judges and Practitioners arising from Covid-19' (The Hon Mr Justice Hayden, 18/3/20)]]
 
 
*[[Official Solicitor, 'Coronavirus update - property and affairs team' (19/3/20)]]
 
*[[Official Solicitor, 'Coronavirus update - property and affairs team' (19/3/20)]]
 
*[[HHJ Carolyn Hilder, 'Court User Group meeting (28/4/20) cancellation notice' (Letter to stakeholders, 18/3/20)]]
 
*[[HHJ Carolyn Hilder, 'Court User Group meeting (28/4/20) cancellation notice' (Letter to stakeholders, 18/3/20)]]
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*Nothing has been published (as of 22/3/20). As in England, the [[Mental Health Review Tribunal for Wales Rules 2008|Welsh tribunal rules]] allow for hearings by video link or telephone, and pre-hearing medical examinations "so far as practicable". Unlike in England, a rule change would be needed to allow for disposal of proceedings without a hearing, and primary legislation would be needed to change panel composition (as Welsh tribunal composition is set out in [[MHA 1983 sched 2]]).
 
*Nothing has been published (as of 22/3/20). As in England, the [[Mental Health Review Tribunal for Wales Rules 2008|Welsh tribunal rules]] allow for hearings by video link or telephone, and pre-hearing medical examinations "so far as practicable". Unlike in England, a rule change would be needed to allow for disposal of proceedings without a hearing, and primary legislation would be needed to change panel composition (as Welsh tribunal composition is set out in [[MHA 1983 sched 2]]).
  
=== Parole Board, family and civil courts, jury trials ===
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=== Parole Board, family and civil courts===
 
*[[Martin Jones, 'Guidance to members' (Parole Board, 20/3/20)]]
 
*[[Martin Jones, 'Guidance to members' (Parole Board, 20/3/20)]]
 
*[[President of the Family Divison, 'COVID 19: National Guidance for the Family Court' (19/3/20)]]
 
*[[President of the Family Divison, 'COVID 19: National Guidance for the Family Court' (19/3/20)]]
 
*[[Lord Chief Justice, 'Coronavirus (COVID-19): Message from the Lord Chief Justice to judges in the Civil and Family Courts' (19/3/20)]]
 
*[[Lord Chief Justice, 'Coronavirus (COVID-19): Message from the Lord Chief Justice to judges in the Civil and Family Courts' (19/3/20)]]
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==Jury trials==
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*[[Lord Chief Justice, 'Review of court arrangements due to COVID-19, message from the Lord Chief Justice' (23/3/20)]]
 
*[[Lord Chief Justice, 'Coronavirus (COVID-19): Jury trials' (17/3/20)]]
 
*[[Lord Chief Justice, 'Coronavirus (COVID-19): Jury trials' (17/3/20)]]
  
 
=== Courts and tribunals generally ===
 
=== Courts and tribunals generally ===
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*[[Judiciary of England and Wales, 'Civil justice in England and Wales: Protocol regarding remote hearings' (20/3/20)]]
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*[[Senior President of Tribunals, 'Guidance for tribunal judges and members - COVID-19 measures' (23/3/20)]]
 
*[[HMCTS, 'HMCTS telephone and video hearings during coronavirus outbreak' (18/3/20)]]
 
*[[HMCTS, 'HMCTS telephone and video hearings during coronavirus outbreak' (18/3/20)]]
 
*[[HMCTS and MOJ, 'Coronavirus (COVID-19): courts and tribunals planning and preparation' (published 13/3/20 and updated periodically)]]
 
*[[HMCTS and MOJ, 'Coronavirus (COVID-19): courts and tribunals planning and preparation' (published 13/3/20 and updated periodically)]]
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*[[DHSC, 'Coronavirus bill: what it will do' (18/3/20)]]
 
*[[DHSC, 'Coronavirus bill: what it will do' (18/3/20)]]
 
*[[James Goddard, 'Coronavirus: emergency legislation' (House of Lords Library, 18/3/20)]]
 
*[[James Goddard, 'Coronavirus: emergency legislation' (House of Lords Library, 18/3/20)]]
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*[[Simon Burrows, 'Amendments to the Mental Health Act 1983 proposed in the Coronavirus Bill 2020 as originally submitted to Parliament' (Law in the Time of Corona Blog, 23/3/20)]]
  
 
=== For health and social care professionals ===
 
=== For health and social care professionals ===

Revision as of 22:25, 25 March 2020

There are two main coronavirus pages on Mental Health Law Online:

  1. This page, which contains guidance about the guidance.
  2. The Coronavirus resources database page, which contains links to and summaries of all Coronavirus resources on our database - currently there are 91.

Follow the coronavirus regulations and Government advice.

Newer resources

As of 25/3/20, all resouces in the database were categorised and listed under the heading "Resources" in this summary page. If any documents are added to the database after that date they will automatically appear in a list immediately below:

Resources

For lawyers

For those who work with the Mental Health Tribunal

For those working with the Court of Protection

MHT for Scotland

MHRT for Wales

  • Nothing has been published (as of 22/3/20). As in England, the Welsh tribunal rules allow for hearings by video link or telephone, and pre-hearing medical examinations "so far as practicable". Unlike in England, a rule change would be needed to allow for disposal of proceedings without a hearing, and primary legislation would be needed to change panel composition (as Welsh tribunal composition is set out in MHA 1983 sched 2).

Parole Board, family and civil courts

Jury trials

Courts and tribunals generally

Coronavirus Bill

For health and social care professionals

Miscellaneous

Legislation

In addition to the resources concerning the Coronavirus Bill above, here is some relevant legislation:

External links

These are general advice pages so do not have their own page in the MHLO resources database.

The following web pages/sites are updated regularly: