Treatment of Children, Hong Kong.

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Palestine. – in the House of Commons on 21st February 1922.

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30. To ask the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether the records of the Colonial Office show that mui tsai of Hong Kong, of quite tender years, are frequently compelled to labour over 12 hours a day, and that cases have been established in the open court where these children have been forced to work up to a' long as 18 and 20 hours in one day.