MPs debate new Independent Safeguarding Authority

06 January 2010

Kelvin Hopkins, Labour MP for Luton North, opened a debate in Westminster Hall on the Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) - created to help prevent unsuitable people from working with children and vulnerable adults. Meg Hillier, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Home Office, responded to the debate

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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