We have always had a big problem in New Zealand with prisoners re-offending and ending up back in jail.
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May I say happy New Year to everyone in this House tonight.
New Zealand First’s Short Sharp Sentence Amendment Bill has been plundered by the Government in its move to make prisoners work while behind bars.
New Zealand First will be putting forward a Private Members’ Bill to give judges the option of imposing ‘short, sharp sentences’ for repeat offenders.