Domestic Abuse Bill

Domestic Abuse Bill

Written evidence submitted by Carla James, MSc Psychology and Aetiology of Coercive Control (DAB53)

Call for Written Evidence: Domestic Abuse Bill 2019/2020

Public Bill Committee – Scrutiny Unit

House of Commons



Re: Philip Davies proposal. Clause 1, line 2, page 4, at the end insert –

4A) ‘‘Psychological, emotional or other abuse’ also includes but is not limited to –

a) Parental alienation, or

b) False allegations of domestic abuse by A against B, or

c) Deliberately preventing B having contact with their child or children for no good reason.’’

Members explanatory statement

This amendment gives specific examples of domestic abuse – parental alienation, false allegations of domestic abuse and the prevention of contact with a parent for no good reason.

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