House of Commons
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FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (No. 2)
EDM #670
Tabled 05 November 2013
2013-14 Session
That this House expresses concern that there is a need for stronger action to prevent the crime of female genital mutilation (FGM); notes the report by a coalition of health professionals calling for FGM to be treated as child abuse; further notes the action plan on tackling FGM published by the former Director of Public Prosecutions, Keir Starmer; calls for implementation of the recommendation in the report and action plan that evidence of FGM in the family should be collected and used to identify persons who may be at risk of FGM; further calls for examination of the reporting duties for medical professionals and teachers in referring possible FGM cases to the police; and further calls on the Government to formulate a strategy to raise awareness of this issue.

Signatures (44)

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.
Blomfield, Paul
Labour
13 January 2014
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
09 December 2013
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
06 November 2013
Caton, Martin
Labour
06 November 2013
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
04 December 2013
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
06 November 2013
Dowd, Jim
Labour
07 November 2013
Engel, Natascha
Labour
03 March 2014
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
06 November 2013
Flynn, Paul
Labour
08 November 2013
Gapes, Mike
Labour
26 February 2014
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
06 November 2013
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
06 November 2013
Harvey, Sir Nick
Liberal Democrat
28 November 2013
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
27 November 2013
Hermon, Lady
Independent
06 November 2013
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
07 November 2013
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
07 November 2013
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
07 November 2013
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
12 November 2013
Long, Naomi
Alliance
18 November 2013
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
09 December 2013
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
08 November 2013
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
12 November 2013
McDonnell, John
Labour
11 November 2013
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
18 November 2013
Paisley, Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
06 November 2013
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
06 November 2013
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
06 November 2013
Ruane, Chris
Labour
19 November 2013
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
06 November 2013
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
06 November 2013
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
12 November 2013
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
07 November 2013
Stephenson, Andrew
Conservative
06 November 2013
Stunell, Sir Andrew
Liberal Democrat
29 November 2013
Watson, Mr Tom
Labour
06 November 2013
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
19 November 2013
There are no withdrawn signatures for this Motion