Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions) Bill 2012

The Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions) Bill 2012 was published on 4 May 2012. The main purpose of the Bill is to assist with the rehabilitation of offenders, who often experience difficulties securing employment as a result of having a conviction. The Bill will provide a regime under which certain convictions can be disregarded after a number of years have elapsed since they were imposed.

Criminal Justice (Spent Convictions) Bill 2012

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