Victims of Crime (Rights, Entitlements, and Notification of Child Sexual Abuse) Bill [HL] 2017-19

make provision for specifying new statutory rights and entitlements for victims of crime under the Code of Practice for Victims of Crime; to require elected local policing bodies to assess victims services; to increase the duties of the Commissioner for Victims and Witnesses; to grant victims the right to request a review of a decision not to prosecute; to establish reviews in homicides where no criminal charge has been made; to create an obligation on professions to notify cases of possible victims of child sexual abuse; and for connected purposes

Private Members' Bill (Starting in the House of Lords)

Sponsor: Karen Lee

Official Bill Page Initial Library Notes

Next Event: There is no future stage currently scheduled for this bill

Last Event: 19 Jul 2019 - 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords 19 July, 2019

Bill Progession through Parliament

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