Following the Parliamentary Inquiry, The Joint Committee on Human Rights has published their report: The Violation of Family Life: Adoption of Children of Unmarried Women 1949–1976 – Report Summary Report by the House of Lords and House of Commons Committee report, with recommendations to government. The Government has two months to respond. Author: Joint Committee on Human Rights Related inquiry: The right to family life: adoption of … Continue reading 15th July, 2022 – JCHR Report published
The second session of the Parliamentary Inquiry took place on Wednesday 16th March 2022. Two Mothers and one adult Adoptee were selected to give evidence to the Committee. Only a few others could attend as space was limited.The session was broadcast live and is available as a recording – see the link below:https://www.parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/432108ac-2a58-4d08-89af-5d93698b74a0 Continue reading Parliamentary Inquiry – second session held on 16th March 2022
Following years of campaigning, the Parliamentary inquiry:The right to family life: adoption of children of unmarried women 1949 – 1976, commenced on Wednesday 15th December 2021. Over 300 people submitted written evidence during the information gathering phase and much of the data that has been collected is still being analysed. As we understand it, tomorrow’s session will comprise several experts giving oral evidence to the Committee. … Continue reading 15th December 2021 – first session of the Parliamentary Inquiry.