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LANCASHIRE CHILDREN AND SARAH'S LAW

EDM (Early Day Motion) 751: tabled on 29 January 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 10 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 is appalled that Lancashire children were the victims of more than 500 sex attacks in 2009; notes that some 508 offences were recorded in the county against people aged under 18; further notes with concern that 102 of the victims were aged 10 or younger, seven were aged three, and two were just two years old; urges the Home Secretary to extend Sarah's Law across the country without delay; and backs the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children's call for the police to publish a detailed breakdown of these offences every year.