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EDM (Early Day Motion) 1204: tabled on 29 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 25 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 recognises the trauma, pain and suffering that people-trafficking brings to the lives of thousands of innocent human beings every year; believes that people should not be considered as commodities or as objects to trade in and wholeheartedly condemns this barbaric and cruel practice; further believes that every possible effort should be made by governments around the world to prevent people trafficking; congratulates Susanne Midgley and Caroline Shepherd for their important work in promoting awareness of this issue and for organising a fundraising performance of Stop The Traffik at the Gidea Park Methodist Church in Romford in aid of Oasis India; thanks all of the people who attended the production of Unseen Traffik, a daring stage production exploring the brutal reality of modern-day slavery; and commends those who are working to put an end to this insult to humanity, most especially the hon. Member for Totnes.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.