The Bill-Serco-G4S-Mental illness

Still Human Still Here:  Third Reading of the Bill: Third Reading and Report of the Immigration Bill has been set for Thursday 30 January.  There should be around 4 hours for debate, but it is likely that amendments linked to Bulgaria and Romania will dominate proceedings.

The National Audit Office issued a report on 10 January 2014 on the COMPASS contracts and the provision of accommodation for asylum seekers. It noted that “Although overall performances are now improving, two of the providers, G4S and Serco, are still failing to meet some of their key performance targets, notably relating to the standards of property and the time taken to acquire properties for asylum seekers.” Continue reading “The Bill-Serco-G4S-Mental illness”