Committee urges stronger powers for children's commissioner

Neil Puffett
Monday, December 10, 2012

England's children's commissioner should be given stronger powers, while the title of the role should be changed to include "young people", an influential group of MPs and peers has said.

Legislation to amend the role of the children's commissioner is due to go before parliament early next year. Image: UK Parliament
Legislation to amend the role of the children's commissioner is due to go before parliament early next year. Image: UK Parliament

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