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Hillsborough Families' Experiences Review

Question for Home Office

UIN 156419, tabled on 20 April 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will make it her policy to use the forthcoming Queen's Speech to bring forward proposals for a Hillsborough law, based on the recommendations set out in the 2017 Government commissioned report by The Right Reverend James Jones KBE, The Patronising Disposition of Unaccountable Power; and if she will make a statement.

Answered on

27 April 2022

The Home Office is coordinating the Government’s overarching response to the Bishop’s report and has been working closely with its partners in the relevant government departments and organisations to carefully consider all of the points of learning, including the Hillsborough Law.

The Home Secretary has committed to engaging with the bereaved families of the Hillsborough disaster on the Government’s proposed responses to the points of learning prior to publishing a full response this year.

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Home Office