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Diane Abbott, Labour MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington, opened a Westminster Hall debate on the national DNA database. The debate was responded to by Alan Campbell, Home Office Minister for Crime Reduction.
Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to consider issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.
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