Access to Justice Bill [H.L.] - continued        House of Lords

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Regulations about financial limits in certain proceedings.     25. In section 9(2) of the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986 (application by regulations of Part II to assistance by way of representation), after paragraph (d) insert-
    "(dd) provide that assistance by way of representation shall be available in relation to such proceedings as may be prescribed, without reference to the financial limits under section 8 of this Act;
    (de) provide that section 11(2) of this Act shall not apply as respects assistance by way of representation received in relation to such proceedings as may be prescribed;".
Recipients of disability working allowance.     26. In the Legal Aid (Scotland) Act 1986, in-
    (a) section 8(b) (availability of advice and assistance), and
    (b) section 11(2)(b) (clients contributions),
  after "of" insert "disability working allowance,".
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