HC Deb 07 November 2002 vol 392 cc816-7W
Mr. Dismore

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what plans he has to introduce an offence of corporate manslaughter; and if he will make a statement. [77918]

Hilary Benn

The Government are committed to extending criminal liability for involuntary manslaughter to corporations, and will legislate when parliamentary time allows.