Westminster News

Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill

The Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill which is chaired by the local MP, Maria Miller has today published its report on the Bill and called for it to be amended to give greater protection to victims of domestic abuse. 
 

Views on Draft Domestic Abuse Bill invited

Following extensive consultation last year, on 21 January 2019 the Government published a draft Domestic Abuse Bill together with Explanatory Notes and a response to the consultation. The Government also proposed a package of measures to sit alongside the legislation.