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Private Members’ Business – Motions

Item 6:  Order Paper 159/11-15 – 30 September 2013

Motion: Exploitation of Children and Young People

That this Assembly notes with concern the recent revelations regarding the abuse and exploitation of children and young people; calls on the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to liaise with the Minister of Justice to initiate an inquiry to ascertain the prevalence of abuse and exploitation of children both in care and elsewhere; and further calls on all relevant Departments to outline the strategies that will be put in place to safeguard and protect children and young people in care.

[Ms M McLaughlin]
[Mr M Brady]
[Ms C Ruane]

The Speaker has selected the following Amendment for debate:

Amendment 1

Proposed: Leave out all after ‘protect’ and insert:

‘all children and young people.’

[Mr R Beggs]
[Mrs S Overend]

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