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Notices of Amendments: 31 October 2014                  

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“Strategy on assistance and support for exiting prostitution

 

The Secretary of State shall, at least once in every year, publish a strategy to

 

ensure that a programmes of assistance and support is made available to a person

 

who wishes to leave prostitution.”

 


 

Yvette Cooper

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC22

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

“Prostitution and sexual exploitation

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must undertake a review of the links between prostitution

 

and human trafficking and sexual exploitation in England and Wales.

 

(2)    

The review under subsection (1) must consider—

 

(a)    

the extent to which the current legislation governing prostitution in

 

England and Wales acts as an effective deterrent to demand for sexual

 

services from exploited persons;

 

(b)    

the extent to which the current legislation governing prostitution in

 

England and Wales enables effective enforcement action against those

 

trafficking people for sexual exploitation; and

 

(c)    

the extent to which alternative legal frameworks for governing

 

prostitution adopted by other countries within the European Union,

 

including Northern Ireland, have been effective at reducing sexual

 

exploitation and the number of people trafficked for the purpose of sexual

 

exploitation.

 

(3)    

The review under subsection (1) must be completed and a copy must be laid

 

before Parliament within six months of Royal Assent.”

 


 

Yvette Cooper

 

Diana Johnson

 

Mr David Hanson

 

Phil Wilson

 

NC23

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

To move the following Clause—

 

“Consultation on prostitution, sexual exploitation and trafficking

 

(1)    

The Secretary of State must initiate a statutory consultation on the introduction of

 

legislation prohibiting the procurement of sex for payment.

 

(2)    

The consultation in subsection (1) must seek to ascertain the degree to which the

 

prohibition of sex for payment would—

 

(a)    

reduce the number of people sexually exploited in England and Wales;

 

(b)    

reduce demand for sexual services from sexually exploited persons in

 

England and Wales;


 
 

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(c)    

reduce the number of people trafficked into England and Wales for the

 

purposes of sexual exploitation.

 

(3)    

In undertaking the consultation in subsection (1) the Secretary of State must—

 

(a)    

seek the views of those who work with trafficked and exploited persons

 

in England and Wales;

 

(b)    

seek the views of the Director of Public Prosecutions and the Association

 

of Chief Police Officers; and

 

(c)    

allow submissions from members of the public.

 

(4)    

The consultation must be completed and a summary of the results laid before

 

Parliament within six months of the date of Royal Assent.”

 


 

Fiona Mactaggart

 

Fiona Bruce

 

Michael Connarty

 

Mark Durkan

 

Sir John Randall

 

Mrs Madeleine Moon

 

Mike Kane

 

Keith Vaz

 

Mr Virendra Sharma

 

Sandra Osborne

 

Mrs Mary Glindon

 

Ann Coffey

 

Lady Hermon

 

Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Jim Shannon

 

Dr William McCrea

 

David Simpson

 

Ian Paisley

 

Mr Gregory Campbell

 

Mr Nigel Dodds

 

Mrs Siân C. James

 

Meg Hillier

 

Barbara Keeley

 

Liz McInnes

 

Kelvin Hopkins

 

Fiona O’Donnell

 

Sarah Teather

 

Hazel Blears

 

Mr Jim Hood

 

Mr Gary Streeter

 

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Schedule  4,  page  45,  line  21,  at end insert—

 

         

“Street Offences Act 1959

 

(10)    

Omit section 1”

 

 

Order of the House [8 July 2014]

 

That the following provisions shall apply to the the Modern Slavery Bill:—

 

Commital

 

1.    

The Bill shall be committed to a Public Bill Committee.

 

Proceedings in Public Bill Committee

 

2.    

Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee shall (so far as not previously

 

concluded) be brought to a conclusion on Tuesday 14 October 2014.

 

3.    

The Public Bill Committee shall have leave to sit twice on the first day on

 

which it meets.

 

Consideration and Third Reading

 

4.    

Proceedings on Consideration shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion one hour before the moment of interruption on the

 

day on which those proceedings are commenced.


 
 

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5.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at the moment of interruption of that day.

 

6.    

Standing Order No. 83B (Programming committees) shall not apply to

 

proceedings on Consideration and Third Reading.

 

Other Proceedings

 

7.    

Any other proceedings on the Bill (including any proceedings on

 

consideration of Lords Amendments or any further message from the Lords)

 

may be programmed.

 

 

Modern Slavery Bill Programme (No. 2) Motion

 

Secretary Theresa May

 

That the Order of 8 July 2014 (Modern Slavery Bill (Programme)) be varied as

 

follows—

 

1.    

Paragraphs (4) and (5) of the Order shall be omitted.

 

2.    

Proceedings on Consideration shall be taken in the order shown in the first

 

column of the following Table.

 

3.    

The proceedings shall (so far as not previously concluded) be brought to a

 

conclusion at the times specified in the second column of the Table.

 

TABLE

 

Proceedings

Time for conclusion of proceedings

 
 

New Clauses and new Schedules

4.00pm on the day on which the

 
 

relating to transparency in supply

proceedings are commenced

 
 

chains; new Clauses and new

  
 

Schedules relating to offences, other

  
 

than offences of procuring sex for

  
 

payment; remaining new Clauses

  
 

and new Schedules, other than new

  
 

Clauses and new Schedules relating

  
 

to the Gangmasters Licensing

  
 

Authority, overseas domestic

  
 

workers or prostitution;

  
 

amendments, other than

  
 

amendments relating to the

  
 

Gangmasters Licensing Authority,

  
 

overseas domestic workers or

  
 

prostitution

  
 

New Clauses and new Schedules

6.00pm on that day

 
 

relating to the Gangmasters

  
 

Licensing Authority; amendments

  
 

relating to the Gangmasters

  
 

Licensing Authority; new Clauses

  
 

and new Schedules relating to

  
 

overseas domestic workers;

  
 

amendments relating to overseas

  
 

domestic workers; new Clauses and

  
 

new Schedules relating to

  
 

prostitution; amendments relating to

  
 

prostitution; remaining proceedings

  
 

  

 
 

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4.    

Proceedings on Third Reading shall (so far as not previously concluded) be

 

brought to a conclusion at 7.00pm on the day on which proceedings on

 

Consideration are commenced.

 


 
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