Dangerous Driving: Sentencing

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Justice – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 26th April 2016.

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Photo of Kit Malthouse Kit Malthouse Conservative, North West Hampshire 12:00 am, 26th April 2016

One key driver of deaths on the road, and indeed all dangerous driving offences, is alcohol. Given the enormous success of the pilot in Croydon, with 93% compliance, and the compelling evidence from the United States, will the Minister consider alcohol abstinence monitoring orders—otherwise known as compulsory sobriety—as a mandatory punishment for those who are convicted of driving offences when alcohol is involved?