§ Mr. Jacques Arnold
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department when he will publish further details of his proposals for the sentencing and supervision of mentally disordered offenders as set out in chapter 8 of the White Paper, "Protecting the Public: the Government's Strategy on Crime in England and Wales." 
§ Mr. Howard
I have today placed in the Library copies of a consultation document, "Mentally Disordered Offenders: Sentencing and Discharge Arrangements". The consultation period on the document lasts until 30 June 1996.