HC Deb 08 November 1999 vol 337 c422W
Dr. Harris

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what plans he has to consult on proposals for a new criminal offence of corporate manslaughter; and if he will make a statement. [97217]

Mr. Charles Clarke

We are considering what action to take in the light of the Law Commission's report on Involuntary Manslaughter which includes proposals in relation to corporate manslaughter. We will make our proposals known shortly.