HC Deb 18 November 1926 vol 199 cc1931-2

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether it is proposed to take action on the Report of the Departmental Committee on Offences against Young Persons, and, if so, what form will the action take?

The SECRETARY of STATE for the HOME DEPARTMENT (Sir William Joynson-Hicks)

As regards administrative action, I have already commended the Report to the consideration of Magistrates and the police. Whether any, and if so what, legislation should he proposed is a matter which will be better considered when the other Committee now sitting has made its report.

me to deal with it in the way that he suggests.