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Victims and Prisoners Bill comes into force today

The new Victims and Prisoners Bill places the principles of the Victims' Code in primary legislation and gives PCCs a greater role in overseeing compliance monitoring of the Code.

Victims and Prisoners Bill comes into force today

Date - 29th March 2023
By - Cachella Smith
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PCCs now have a statutory duty to work with health and Local Authorities in commissioning services for victims of domestic abuse, sexual violence and other serious violence. It is one of many changes that will be introduced as the Victims and...
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