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Volume 502: debated on Thursday 10 December 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what recent representations he has received on the reform of police authorities; and if he will make a statement. (305835)

In the development of the White Paper: Protecting the Public: Supporting the Police to Succeed I sought views from all key policing stakeholders on the planned Government reforms of police authorities in England and Wales. I was also strongly influenced by the review carried out by my right hon. Friend the Member for Sheffield, Brightside (Mr. Blunkett).