On Friday 6 July 2018 the Mental Health (Use of Force) Bill will be back in Parliament after being blocked at a critical stage. YOU CAN HELP the important Bill get through this time by asking your MP to attend and vote!
- About Parliament: Passage of a Bill
- Briefing paper: Commons Library briefing on the Bill
- Bill Documents: Including text of the Bill, explanatory notes, amendment papers and briefing papers
Summary of the Mental Health Units (Use of Force) Bill 2017-19
To make provision about the oversight and management of the appropriate use of force in relation to people in mental health units and similar institutions; to make provision about the use of body cameras by police officers in the course of duties in relation to people in mental health units; and for connected purposes.