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EDM (Early Day Motion) 1021: tabled on 16 November 2010

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 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 congratulates students from Bournemouth and Poole College for their work in campaigning for cervical cancer screenings to be more readily available; is pleased that 1,000 lives a year are saved as a direct result of cervical cancer screening; recognises that eight out of 10 cases of cervical cancer are prevented from developing due to early screenings; acknowledges that the average age of repeated sexual activity in the UK is 16 years; and calls on the Government to reconsider its policy on cervical cancer screening to make screenings available to women at a younger age.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.