HC Deb 26 January 1998 vol 305 c102W
20. Ms Beverley Hughes

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security what plans the Ministers for Women have to introduce measures to tackle violence against women. [23071]

Ms Ruddock

Action on violence against women is one of the key priorities for us as Ministers for Women. We are working with other Government Departments on drawing up a coherent strategy for tackling all forms of violence against women.