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Female Genital Mutilation

Home Department written question – answered on 1st September 2014.

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Photo of Simon Kirby Simon Kirby Conservative, Brighton, Kemptown

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what representations she has received from Sussex police on enforcement of laws preventing female genital mutilation; and if she will make a statement.

Photo of Norman Baker Norman Baker The Minister of State, Home Department

Female genital mutilation is an extremely harmful practice which the coalition Government is committed to tackling. Neither the Secretary of State for the Home Department, Mrs May, nor I have received any representations from Sussex police on enforcement of laws preventing female genital mutilation.

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