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Law proposed to make reporting of FGM to the police mandatory

by on February 16, 2015

Source: Home office

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Date of publication: February, 2015

Publication type: UK Government Publication

In a nutshell: The UK Government has tabled amendments to the Serious Crime Bill, which would make the reporting of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) mandatory in all cases involving under-18s. A law is to be brought in before May’s general election.

Length of publication: 12 pages (summary of responses)

Some important notes: please ask your local health librarian to locate this for you.



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