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LGBTQ+ conversion therapy in the UK

EDM (Early Day Motion) 565: tabled on 04 June 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 24 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises the need to make LGBTQ+ conversion therapy illegal in the United Kingdom; believes that Her Majesty’s Government must act to ensure all citizens of the LGBTQ+ community feel protected from harm; is concerned at the continuing of such archaic practices in the United Kingdom; calls on Her Majesty’s Government to make running conversion therapy in the UK a criminal offence; further calls on Her Majesty’s Government to make forcing people to attend conversion therapy a criminal offence; urges Her Majesty’s Government to make the sending of individuals abroad to try to convert them a criminal offence.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.