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Information about Committee on the protection of children from battery inflicted on grounds of reasonable punishment - Fourth Assembly
This committee from the
Fourth Assembly has been dissolved. New committees will be
formed during the Fifth Assembly
The Committee was established on 25 November 2014
with a remit to examine the policy and legislative considerations
surrounding the removal of the “reasonable punishment”
defence in relation to battery of a child, further to section 58 of
the Children Act 2004. The Committee’s remit also stated that
it would be dissolved following the debate on its
The membership of
the committee was not subsequently agreed by the
it did not meet.