EHRC briefing - Government’s plans to support victims of domestic violence and abuse, House of Lords, 6 June 2019

Posted On: 
5th June 2019

Please find below details of a briefing EHRC have published in contribution to a Lords debate tomorrow on domestic abuse. 

This briefing provides an overview of the Commission’s recommendations on measures needed to ensure better support and protection for survivors of domestic abuse in England and Wales and to meet international human rights requirements. We comment on measures proposed in the draft Domestic Abuse Bill and make recommendations for amendments to the Bill.

 

The briefing is available on our website as a pdf document here and as a Microsoft Word document here.