To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department pursuant to the answer of 9 June 2010, Official Report, column 316, on voluntary organisations, what progress she has made in reviewing the criminal records vetting regime.
I refer my hon. Friend to the written ministerial statement made by the Home Secretary on 22 October 2010, Hansard, columns 77-78WS. This statement announced terms of reference for the review of the Criminal Records Regime and the Vetting and Barring Scheme. The initial findings will be announced early in the new year.