Human Rights Committee report on Modern Slavery Bill

On 13 November 2014, the Joint Committee on Human Rights published its Third Report of the 2014–15 Session, Legislative Scrutiny: (1) Modern Slavery Bill and (2) Social Action, Responsibility and Heroism Bill as House of Lords Paper 62 and House of Commons Paper 779.

The report welcomes the Modern Slavery Bill as an ‘important human rights enhancing measure’.