Managing returning offenders

The Government has enacted the Returning Offenders (Management and Information) Act 2015. 

The Act ensures that offenders who arrive in New Zealand shortly after being released from prison in an overseas country will be subject to the same sort of oversight as offenders who served a similar prison sentence here.

Returning Offenders (Management and Information) Act 2015 (external link)

Several background briefings are also available:

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