Home Affairs Committee Press Notice

Session 2005-06 / PN No. 42

COMMITTEE REPORT ON

DRAFT SENTENCING GUIDELINES ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

The Home Affairs Committee will publish its report on the Draft Sentencing Guidelines€”Domestic Violence: Overarching Principles and Breach of a Protective Order at 0001 on Wednesday 28 June (Third Report, Session 2005-06, HC 1231).

There will be no press conference. A substantive press release will be issued on publication.

Embargoed copies of the Report will be available to government departments, submitters of written evidence and the press from 1100 to 1200 on Tuesday 27 June at the reception desk at 7 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. Copies will also be available in the Press Gallery, House of Commons, from 1100.

The Report will be available on the Committee's website at 0001 on Wednesday 28 June: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200506/cmselect/cmhaff/1231/123102.htm Bound printed copies of the Report will be obtainable from TSO outlets (tel: 0845 702 3474; email: [email protected]) and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890; email: [email protected]) on Wednesday 28 June by quoting the appropriate HC number.

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NOTE FOR EDITORS: The Committee was nominated on 13 July 2005. Its terms of reference are to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Home Office and its associated public bodies; and the administration and expenditure of the Attorney General's Office, the Treasury Solicitor's Department, the Crown Prosecution Service and the Serious Fraud Office (but excluding individual cases and appointments and advice given within government by Law Officers). The Members are:
Rt Hon John Denham (Chairman) (Lab) (Southampton Itchen)
Mr Richard Benyon (Con) (Newbury)
Mr Jeremy Browne (Lib Dem) (Taunton)
Mr James Clappison (Con) (Hertsmere)
Mrs Ann Cryer (Lab) (Keighley)
Mrs Janet Dean (Lab) (Burton)
Mr Shahid Malik (Lab) (Dewsbury)
Margaret Moran (Lab) Luton South)
Gwyn Prosser (Lab) (Dover)
Martin Salter (Lab) (Reading West)
Mr Richard Spring (Con) (West Suffolk)
Mr Gary Streeter (Con) (South West Devon)
Mr David Winnick (Lab) (Walsall North)