Statement on transforming rehabilitation

09 January 2013

Secretary of State for Justice, Chris Grayling, made a statement in the House of Commons on Wednesday 9 January 2013 on the Government's consultation paper on the rehabilitation of offenders.

Shadow Secretary of State for Justice, Sadiq Khan, responded on behalf of the Opposition.

Transforming Rehabilitation consultation

The Government’s proposals for reforming the delivery of offender services in the community were published by the Ministry of Justice on 9 January 2013.

Oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday) and after any Urgent Questions.

Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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