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One Child Policy In China

EDM number 1238 in 2009-10, proposed by David Amess on 06/04/2010.
Categorised under the topics of Asia and Health services.

That this House notes recent reports that 21 foetuses and baby bodies were discarded in the Guangfu River, Jining City, China; further notes that the one child policy in China limits most couples to one child; further notes with concern increasing evidence, including from official sources, that Chinese authorities continue to employ compulsory abortion and sterilisation as an official policy; and calls on the government of China to cease coercive measures, including forced abortion and sterilisation.

This motion has been signed by a total of 10 MPs.

David Amess06/04/2010Southend WestConservativeProposed
Kate Hoey06/04/2010VauxhallLabourSeconded
Jim Dobbin07/04/2010Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
Mark Durkan07/04/2010FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Mike Hancock07/04/2010Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Martin Caton07/04/2010GowerLabourSeconded
David Drew07/04/2010StroudLabourSigned
Ann Winterton07/04/2010CongletonConservativeSigned
Nicholas Winterton07/04/2010MacclesfieldConservativeSigned
John Leech07/04/2010Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned

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