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Comments By The Chief Executive Of The Royal College Of Midwives

EDM number 4 in 2016-17, proposed by Jim Shannon on 18/05/2016.
Categorised under the topics of Health services, Health staff and professions and Medical ethics.

That this House expresses concern about the remarks made by the Chief Executive of the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) seeking to scrap the time limit for abortions, a statement made without consultation from the RCM, who we thank for doing all it can to preserve life; and asks how someone in this position can express a view which is contradictory to those in the medical profession and by the RCM whose motto is Life is a gift from God.

This motion has been signed by a total of 5 MPs.

Jim Shannon18/05/2016StrangfordDUPProposed
Fiona Bruce23/05/2016CongletonConservativeSeconded
Liam Fox24/05/2016North SomersetConservativeSeconded
Jeffrey M Donaldson25/05/2016Lagan ValleyDUPSeconded
Nigel Dodds07/06/2016Belfast NorthDUPSeconded

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