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Pcs Union Report - An Alternative Vision For Prisons

EDM number 1278 in 2017-19, proposed by Liz Saville Roberts on 16/05/2018.
Categorised under the topic of Prisons.

That this House notes the new report, An Alternative Vision for Prisons, from the Public and Commercial Services union which draws on its members' experience of working in prisons; further notes the report's recommendations for strengthening the purpose of prisons as places of reform and rehabilitation to help offenders turn their lives around; believes that giving prisoners meaningful work and training plays an essential part in rehabilitation and reducing reoffending; further believes that HM Prison and Probation Service instructional officers are best placed to deliver training workshops that are tailored towards prisoners' individual needs; considers that, as part of a broader plan that addresses prison staff shortages and overcrowding, the report's recommendations will benefit both the prison system and society as a whole; and calls on the Government to adopt the proposals put forward in that report.

This motion has been signed by a total of 20 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Liz Saville Roberts16/05/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruProposed
Mohammad Yasin16/05/2018BedfordLabourSeconded
Chris Stephens16/05/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySeconded
Teresa Pearce16/05/2018Erith and ThamesmeadLabourSeconded
Grahame Morris16/05/2018EasingtonLabourSeconded
Mary Glindon16/05/2018North TynesideLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley16/05/2018Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Jim Cunningham17/05/2018Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins21/05/2018Luton NorthLabourSigned
Jim Shannon21/05/2018StrangfordDUPSigned
Tim Farron21/05/2018Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratSigned
Dennis Skinner21/05/2018BolsoverLabourSigned
Catherine West21/05/2018Hornsey and Wood GreenLabourSigned
Wera Hobhouse22/05/2018BathLiberal DemocratSigned
Jonathan Edwards22/05/2018Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSigned
Mike Hill22/05/2018HartlepoolLabourSigned
Paul Williams22/05/2018Stockton SouthLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell23/05/2018Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Ruth George24/05/2018High PeakLabourSigned
Sandy Martin05/06/2018IpswichLabourSigned

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