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Female Circumcision/Genital Mutilation

Category:LEGISLATION
Sub-Category: GENERAL
Resolution Number:600.10.124
Club:St. Catharines
Province:Ontario
Year:1994
Status:Open
Reaffirmed:
Comments:

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT BPW Canada petitions the Government of Canada to: 1. Amend the Criminal Code of Canada to clearly define and ban female circumcision/genital mutilation. 2. Make personnel conspiring to and/or practising female circumcision/genital mutilation be held legally responsible.

 

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Article ID: 906