Work and Pensions Committee

Victims of modern slavery inquiry

Inquiry status: Concluded

Report published on 30 April 2017. Government Response published on 18 December 2017.

Due to the general election on 8 June 2017 the Committee has now closed this inquiry, Government responses to committee reports may be published in the next Parliament.

Scope of the inquiry

Failures in the UK’s system for dealing with modern slavery are allowing the “inexcusable” scenario of victims reduced to destitution while their abusers go free because they are not adequately supported to testify against them.

Terms of reference: Victims of modern slavery


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