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Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Road Traffic Offences (13 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: The government is aware of concerns about a number of sentencing issues and is committed to making sure sentencing for driving crimes is proportionate within the context of our wider sentencing framework. It is our intention to commence a consultation before the end of the year which will look at driving offences and penalties.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Squatting (12 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Government has no plans to bring forward legislative proposals to extend the offence of squatting in the way suggested.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Police: International Cooperation (12 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Prime Minister has been clear that the negotiation for Britain's future relationship with Europe will need to begin under a new Prime Minister, and we have now got to look at all the detailed arrangements. In the meantime, Departments continue working to deliver the Government agenda.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Ministry of Justice: UK Withdrawal from EU (12 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Prime Minister has been clear that the negotiation for Britain's future relationship with Europe will need to begin under a new Prime Minister, and we have now got to look at all the detailed arrangements. In the meantime, Departments continue working to deliver the Government agenda.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Human Rights (12 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: The UK has a proud tradition of respect for human rights and will continue to protect fundamental human rights. The Prime Minister has been clear that the negotiation for Britain's future relationship with Europe will need to begin under a new Prime Minister, and we have now got to look at all the detailed arrangements. In the meantime, Departments continue working to deliver the Government...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: EU Law (12 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Prime Minister has been clear that the negotiation for Britain's future relationship with Europe will need to begin under a new Prime Minister, and we have now got to look at all the detailed arrangements. In the meantime, Departments continue working to deliver the Government agenda.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prison Sentences (7 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: Generally, sentences already imposed are not substantively altered by subsequent legislation. The coalition government considered that it would not be right, or appropriate, to alter retrospectively sentences that had been lawfully imposed, particularly because in this case those sentences were imposed with public protection issues in mind. Consequently, once prisoners serving sentences of...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Ministry of Justice: EU Law (1 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: There are currently no EU directives for which MoJ has responsibility awaiting transposition into UK law.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Ministry of Justice: EU Action (1 Jul 2016)

Dominic Raab: This Department is currently leading negotiations on the following legislative proposals:Proposal for a Council Decision on a Union position in the EU – the Republic of Albania Stabilisation Council on the participation of the Republic of Albania as an observer in the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights’ work and the respective modalities, within the framework of Council...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prostitution (30 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The information requested is published in the Criminal Justice System Statistics Quarterly, at https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-justice-sy stem-statistics-quarterly-december-2015. The maximum penalty for the offence is a fine not exceeding 1,000.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Personal Injury (30 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: Discussions related to the new reforms have been held with the judiciary and with members of Claims Portal Limited’s board. The Government will continue to work with a wide range of stakeholders, including other Government Departments, in taking the work forward and will consult on the detail in due course. The consultation will be accompanied by an impact assessment.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Personal Injury (29 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Ministry of Justice received and analysed data from numerous sources when formulating the announcement in the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement. It will continue to work with a wide range of stakeholders including other Government Departments, solicitors and insurers in taking forward the new reforms. The Government will consult on the detail of these measures in due course. The...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Road Traffic Offences: Sentencing (16 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: Sentencing guidelines are issued by the independent Sentencing Council for England and Wales. Following the announcement by the previous Justice Secretary of a government review of driving offences and penalties, the Sentencing Council have paused their review of sentencing guidelines for causing death by driving. The government is aware of concerns about a number of sentencing issues and...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Small Claims (15 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Government is determined to crack down on the compensation culture and has announced reforms, including raising the small claims limit, to tackle the problem. These reforms will build on previous measures taken by the MoJ to control costs, tackle fraud, strengthen the medical evidence process and reduce incentives to pursue trivial whiplash claims. 5,000 is considered to be the...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Crime: Males (13 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: Charging decisions are a matter for the Crown Prosecution Service, and sentencing is a matter for our independent courts. The court may only impose a custodial sentence where it finds that the offence is so serious that neither a community sentence nor a fine alone can be justified. There is no clear definition of a non-violent crime, as both physical and psychological harm can be caused by...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Companies: Criminal Liability (10 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Government is consulting until 10 July on legislation and guidance for a corporate offence of failure to prevent the criminal facilitation of tax evasion. Separately, The Prime Minister announced on 11 May that the Government will consult on extending the criminal offence of “failure to prevent” to other economic crimes such as fraud and money laundering.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Taxis: Guide Dogs (9 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: It is an offence under section 168 of the Equalities Act 2010 to refuse to take an assistance dog in a taxi or private hire vehicle. The maximum penalty is a level 3 fine (up to 1,000). The number of offenders sentenced at all courts (with fines and average fines specifically identified) for failure to comply with a section 168 duty in relation to an assistance dog for a disabled...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners (6 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Ministry of Justice publishes, as National Statistics, a projection of the prison population over either (i) the period to the end of the current Spending Review or (ii) 4 years, whichever is longer. The department does not produce longer term projections. https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachm ent_data/file/480031/prison-population-projections-2015-2021 .pdf

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Employment Tribunals Service: Fees and Charges (6 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The Ministry of Justice is currently undertaking a post-implementation review of the impact of the introduction of fees in the Employment Tribunals. The review will report in due course.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Reoffenders (6 Jun 2016)

Dominic Raab: The most recent proven reoffending bulletin can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/proven-reoffending -statistics. A full report with data going back to 2003 can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachm ent_data/file/519648/proven-reoffending-July-2013-June-2014. xlsx


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