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CHILDREN IN PROSTITUTION AND PORNOGRAPHY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 17: tabled on 15 November 1995

Tabled in the 1995-96 session.

This motion has been signed by 274 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House expresses its deep concern at continuing reports that citizens of developed nations travelling abroad may be encouraging the use of children in prostitution and pornography; reaffirms its commitment to the principles of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child which seeks to protect children from sexual exploitation; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to seek to play an active role in bringing about concerted international action to tackle this problem and in particular to examine ways of ensuring that individuals involved in such exploitation are brought to justice within the United Kingdom.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Alton, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 October 1996
Liverpool, Mossley Hill
Anderson, Donald
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Swansea East
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1995
Rossendale and Darwen
Ashton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bassetlaw
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 1995
Bournemouth East
Austin-Walker, John
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Woolwich
Banks, Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Newham North West
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
North East Derbyshire
Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1995
Rother Valley
Batiste, Spencer
Conservative
Signed on 23 July 1996
Elmet
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
York
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 22 November 1995
East Antrim
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 16 November 1995
Ilford North
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Chesterfield
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bootle
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
St Helens South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1996
Kingswood
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1996
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Boateng, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Brent South
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Brighton, Kemptown
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Houghton and Washington
Boyson, Sir Rhodes
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 1995
Brent North
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Manchester, Withington
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 1995
Canterbury
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1996
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Bruce, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 1995
South Dorset
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 November 1995
Gordon
Butcher, John
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Coventry South West
Byers, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1996
Wallsend
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1996
Sheffield Central
Callaghan, James
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Heywood and Middleton
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 11 June 1996
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 15 October 1996
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Falkirk West
Cann, Mr Jamie
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Ipswich
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 November 1995
Montgomery
Church, Ms Judith
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Dagenham
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Davyhulme
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 July 1996
Rochford
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Midlothian
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1996
Tyne Bridge
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1996
Cynon Valley
Coffey, Ann
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1995
Stockport
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 1995
Romsey and Waterside
Congdon, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Croydon North East
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 9 January 1996
Stockton North
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 11 June 1996
Birmingham, Erdington
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Islington North
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 12 June 1996
South Staffordshire
Corston, Jean
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bristol East
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1996
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Easington
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Coventry South East
Cunningham, Ms Roseanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 June 1996
Perth and Kinross
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ceredigion and Pembroke North
Davies, Chris
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 November 1995
Littleborough and Saddleworth
Davies, Bryan
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1996
Oldham Central and Royton
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1995
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Cheadle
Denham, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Southampton, Itchen
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Stockton South
Dixon, Don
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1996
Jarrow
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1996
Cunninghame South
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Lewisham West
Dunn, Mr Bob
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1996
Dartford
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1996
Glasgow, Pollok
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Crewe and Nantwich
Eastham, Ken
Labour
Signed on 11 June 1996
Manchester, Blackley
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Sunderland North
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
St Helens North
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 November 1995
Moray
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Warley East
Fenner, Dame Peggy
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Medway
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1996
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bath
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1996
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Fry, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1996
Wellingborough
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Glasgow, Maryhill
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Ilford South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Walthamstow
Gilbert, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Dudley East
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ludlow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Birmingham, Small Heath
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Gordon, Mildred
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1995
Bow and Poplar
Gorman, Mrs Teresa
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Billericay
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 20 December 1995
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 13 June 1996
South West Cambridgeshire
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1996
Ealing North
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ryedale
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Portsmouth North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bridgend
Grylls, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1996
North West Surrey
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Morley and Leeds South
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Neath
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Warrington South
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 14 October 1996
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Exeter
Hanson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Delyn
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Wentworth
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 1995
North Devon
Haselhurst, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 1995
Saffron Walden
Hendron, Joe
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 14 October 1996
Belfast West
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1996
High Peak
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Nottingham East
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 1995
South East Cornwall
Hill, Keith
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Streatham
Hodge, Margaret
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Barking
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1995
Clydesdale
Howarth, Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Stratford-on-Avon
Howell, Sir Ralph
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
North Norfolk
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Pontypridd
Hughes, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1996
Doncaster North
Hughes, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 1995
Harrow West
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Newport East
Hunt, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 13 June 1996
Ravensbourne
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Basingstoke
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1995
Barnsley Central
Ingram, Mr Adam
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1996
East Kilbride
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Hampstead and Highgate
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1996
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1996
Leicester West
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 11 June 1996
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 14 October 1996
Ynys Môn
Jones, Mr Jon Owen
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1996
Cardiff Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Cheltenham
Jowell, Tessa
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Dulwich
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1996
Feltham and Heston
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ross, Cromarty and Skye
Kennedy, Jane
Labour
Signed on 15 October 1996
Liverpool, Broadgreen
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 11 June 1996
Ealing, Southall
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 1995
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1996
Burton
Lester, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Broxtowe
Lestor, Joan
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1996
Eccles
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Worsley
Liddell, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1996
Monklands East
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Brent East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 November 1995
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lynne, Liz
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Rochdale
MacDonald, Dr Calum
Labour
Signed on 13 June 1996
Western Isles
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 15 October 1996
Thurrock
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bradford West
Maddock, Mrs Diana
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Christchurch
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Halifax
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
West Gloucestershire
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 June 1996
Glasgow, Shettleston
Martin, Mr Michael J.
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Glasgow, Springburn
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Carlisle
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Dundee East
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 October 1996
Makerfield
McCartney, Mr Robert
United Kingdom Unionist
Signed on 15 November 1995
North Down
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 November 1995
Mid Ulster
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Dumbarton
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 27 November 1995
South Down
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Paisley South
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1995
Mansfield
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1996
Cardiff South and Penarth
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Sheffield, Heeley
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 1996
Argyll and Bute
Milburn, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Darlington
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1996
Great Grimsby
Mitchell, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 14 October 1996
North West Hampshire
Morgan, Mr Rhodri
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1995
Cardiff West
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 4 December 1995
Glanford and Scunthorpe
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Morris, Estelle
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Birmingham, Yardley
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Sunderland South
Neubert, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Romford
Nicholson, David
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1996
Taunton
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1996
Normanton
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 30 November 1995
Nuneaton
Onslow, Sir Cranley
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Woking
Paisley, The Reverend Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 June 1996
North Antrim
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Liverpool, Riverside
Peacock, Mrs Elizabeth
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 1996
Batley and Spen
Pearson, Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Dudley West
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1995
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Burnley
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1995
Hyndburn
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ogmore
Powell, William
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Corby
Prentice, Bridget
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Lewisham East
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Gateshead East
Radice, Mr Giles
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1996
North Durham
Randall, Stuart
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1996
Kingston upon Hull West
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 1995
Lewes
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
Newbury
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 14 October 1996
Coventry North West
Robinson, Mr Peter
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 June 1996
East Belfast
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Broxbourne
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1995
Rhondda
Rooker, Mr Jeff
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1996
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Rooney, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Bradford North
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Dundee West
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 21 November 1995
East Londonderry
Rowe, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1995
Mid Kent
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 June 1996
Banff and Buchan
Scott, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Chelsea
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1995
Huddersfield
Shepherd, Sir Colin
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 1995
Hereford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1995
Nottingham South
Sims, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 1995
Chislehurst
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1996
Bolsover
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1996
Blaenau Gwent
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 15 November 1995
South Belfast
Snape, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
West Bromwich East
Soley, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Hammersmith
Speed, Sir Keith
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1996
Ashford
Spicer, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 12 June 1996
West Dorset
Squire, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Dunfermline West
Stanley, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Tonbridge and Malling
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 1996
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
City of Durham
Stevenson, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1996
Stoke-on-Trent South
Stott, Roger
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1995
Wigan
Sutcliffe, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bradford South
Sweeney, Walter
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1996
Vale of Glamorgan
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 June 1996
Truro
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Southend East
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Wansbeck
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Norwich North
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Crosby
Thurnham, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Bolton North East
Timms, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Newham North East
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Sherwood
Touhig, Mr Don
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1995
Islwyn
Trimble, Mr David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 14 December 1995
Upper Bann
Trotter, Sir Neville
Conservative
Signed on 16 October 1996
Tynemouth
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Wolverhampton South East
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 1995
North Cornwall
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1996
Reading East
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1996
Leicester East
Walden, George
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Buckingham
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1996
Doncaster Central
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1996
Doncaster Central
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 1995
Orkney and Shetland
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1996
Stoke-on-Trent North
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Glasgow Central
Welsh, Mr Andrew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 November 1995
Angus East
Wicks, Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Croydon North West
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 November 1995
Caernarfon
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 November 1995
Swansea West
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1996
Carmarthen
Wilson, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Cunninghame North
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 15 November 1995
Macclesfield
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 15 November 1995
Preston
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1995
Sevenoaks
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 20 November 1995
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1996
Glasgow, Provan
Wright, Dr Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1995
Cannock and Burntwood

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

CHILDREN IN PROSTITUTION AND PORNOGRAPHY (Amendment 1)
leave out ' examine ways of ensuring' and insert ' ensure, via new legislation,'.
Labour, Leyton
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EDM 17A1: tabled on 20 November 1995