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INTERNATIONAL PROBLEM OF CHILD PROSTITUTION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 679: tabled on 06 February 2003

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 73 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

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

Motion text

That this House deplores the use of children as prostitutes; is deeply concerned by the international problem of child prostitution, evident in countries such as Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Thailand, India, Nepal and the Philippines; calls on Her Majesty's Government to work with such countries and the UN in fighting the sexual exploitation of children, and particularly to help bring to justice those who sexually exploit children, assist the establishment of specialist police units to address the commercial sexual exploitation of children; and help to enhance levels of communications between countries on this issue.

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.

Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2003
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 February 2003
Worthing West
Burnside, David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 10 February 2003
South Antrim
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2003
Twickenham
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 February 2003
Cheadle
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2003
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Northampton South
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 1 April 2003
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2003
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 June 2003
Weston-Super-Mare
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2003
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2003
Hornchurch
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2003
Caerphilly
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Glasgow, Pollok
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2003
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2003
South Swindon
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2003
Liverpool, Riverside
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2003
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2003
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
Walthamstow
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 6 March 2003
North Wiltshire
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2003
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2003
North Devon
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 13 February 2003
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Luton North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 February 2003
Cheltenham
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Worsley
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 February 2003
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2003
East Worthing and Shoreham
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2003
Halifax
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Wolverhampton South West
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
Hayes and Harlington
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 March 2003
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Munn, Meg
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2003
Sheffield, Heeley
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 February 2003
Winchester
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Ilford North
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2003
Hyndburn
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 February 2003
Southport
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 11 February 2003
Portsmouth North
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 March 2003
Moray
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 February 2003
Strangford
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 13 February 2003
Broxbourne
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2003
Colchester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 June 2003
Banff and Buchan
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2003
Glasgow, Govan
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 March 2003
Nottingham South
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2003
Meriden
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 13 February 2003
Castle Point
Stewart, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 April 2003
Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2003
Hazel Grove
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Finchley and Golders Green
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 February 2003
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 13 March 2003
Caernarfon
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 13 February 2003
Macclesfield
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 February 2003
North Tayside
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2003
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2003
Glasgow, Baillieston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.