The Zambia Correctional Service Bill, 2021

Parliamentary Period: 
Fifth Session of the Twelfth Assembly

Bill to continue the existence of the Zambia Prisons Service and rename it as the Zambia Correctional Service and redefine its functions; provide for the establishment, management and control of prisons and correctional centres; provide for the correction and reformation of inmates; establish the Directorate of Extension Services and provide for its functions; provide for compulsory aftercare orders; establish the National Parole Board and provide for its functions; domesticate the United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for Treatment of Prisoners; repeal and replace the Prisons Act, 1965; and provide for matters connected with, or incidental to, the foregoing.

Bill Stage: 
First Reading
Second Reading
Committee Stage
Third Reading