HL Deb 20 June 1988 vol 498 c593WA
Baroness David

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether the Council of Europe's European Prison Rules, published in 1987, have been provided in the library of every prison department establishment.

Earl Ferrers

Prison governors were informed earlier this year that theEuropean Prison Rules, 1987 should be included in all prison libraries and that copies would be made available by the prison department. It is intended to issue the document within the next few weeks.