§ Q7. Mrs. Renée Short
asked the Prime Minister whether Her Majesty's Government have given any further consideration to introducing new procedures for dealing with rape cases.
§ The Prime Minister
My right hon. Friend the Home Secretary has under consideration further guidance to the police about the conduct of inquiries into alleged rape offences. Questions of court procedure will be considered in the light of the outcome of the Criminal Law Revision Committee's review of the law on sexual offences.