Dawn's written question answered on 10 November 2015

Dawn's written question answered on Guide Dog transport

Dawn Butler:

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will introduce new sentencing guidelines recommending strict penalties to assist magistrates in prosecuting caces under the Equality Act 2010 where a private hire or taxi driver has refused to provide transport to a visually impaired passenger and their guide dog.

Andrew Selous - Assistant Whip (HM Treasury):

I refer the Hon. Member to the answer I gave on 14 September 2015 to Question 8187.

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