Briefing papers

House of Commons Report Stage - Briefings for MPs

Amendments overview briefing paper - 71 KB

Renewal of Detention briefing paper - 33 KB

Advance Directives briefing paper - 47 KB

CTOs Threshold criteria briefing paper - 113 KB

CTOs Involvement of Patient briefing paper - 26 KB

CTOs Second Opinion Approved Doctors briefing paper - 49 KB

Assessment briefing paper - 35 KB

3 Month Rule briefing paper - 45 KB

Exclusions briefing paper - 64 KB

Impaired Decision Making briefing paper - 80 KB

Nomination of Nearest Relative briefing paper - 39 KB

Displacement of Nearest Relative briefing paper - 16 KB

House of Commons Committee Stage - Briefings for MPs

Advance Directives briefing paper - 53 KB

CTO Appeal Against Conditions briefing paper - 37 KB

CTO Conditions briefing paper - 30 KB

CTO Patient Consultation briefing paper - 33 KB

Definition Exclusions briefing paper - 57 KB

Duty to Assess Needs briefing paper - 45 KB

Nearest Relative briefing paper - 64 KB

Transfer to Prisons briefing paper - 30 KB

Treatability briefing paper - 74 KB

House of Commons Debate - Briefings for MPs

Renewal of Detention briefing paper - 33 KB

Commons Debate Briefing Paper - 136 KB

Commons Debate Summary Briefing Paper - 51 KB

Alliance response to the Minister for Mental Health Services - 33 KB

Mental Health Bill and Violence briefing paper - 42 KB

You can also read Commons briefings produced by members of the Alliance:

BMA Briefing Paper - 51 KB

General Medical Council Briefing Paper - 54 KB

Law Society Briefing Paper - 113 KB

Mind Briefing Paper - 69 KB

Royal College of Psychiatrists Briefing Paper - 105 KB

House of Lords Report Stage - Briefings for Lords

Nearest Relative - 62 KB

Treatability - 72 KB

Principles - 80 KB

Right to Assessment - 45 KB

House of Lords Committee Stage - Briefings for Lords

Section 136 - 48 KB

BASW Briefing on Section 135 - 12 KB

Nearest Relative - 54 KB

Referral to Secretary of State - 41 KB

Right to Assessment - 53 KB

Code of Practice - 41 KB

Criminal Justice - Remand Report - 26 KB

Criminal Justice - Receiving Hospitals - 28 KB

Criminal Justice - Secretary of State Duty - 29 KB

House of Lords Debate - Briefings for MPs and Lords

Alliance briefing paper for Lords Second Reading - 112 KB

Alliance briefing on BME Mental Health Service Users - 55 KB

You can also read Lords briefings produced by members of the Alliance:

British Association of Social Workers - 47 KB

British Medical Association - 51 KB

Law Society - 128 KB

Mental Health Foundation - 45 KB

Royal College of Nursing - 60 KB

Royal College of Psychiatrists - 112 KB

Young Minds - 90 KB

Other Briefings for MPs

Michael Stone briefing paper - 18 KB

October 2005 briefing paper - 53 KB

Key concerns

The Alliance is developing briefing papers on some key areas of policy, including:

All of the documents will be made available on this page of the website - watch this space!