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Hate crimes: What do the stats show? - House of Commons ...
Commons library
transgender identity; Are hate crimes increasing? There is no single reliable source of hate crime statistics in England and Wales. The two main sources used to record crimes are the Crime Survey of England and Wales (CSEW) and the Police Recorded Crimes series. CSEW figures show a fall in the average annual number of hate crimes . CSEW figures are considered too unreliable to present figures ...
https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/hate-crimes-what-do-the-stats-show/
House of Commons - Transgender Equality - Women and ...
15-16 Session Commons publication
Transgender Equality Contents. Th e Women and Equalities Committee. The Women and Equalities Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Government Equalities Office and associated public bodies. Current membership. Mrs Maria Miller (Conservative, Basingstoke) (Chair) Ruth Cadbury (Labour, Brentford and Isleworth) Maria Caulfield ...
https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201516/cmselect/cmwomeq/390/39001.htm
General Debate on Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Women’s ...
Commons library
Government Equalities Office, LGBT Action Plan: Improving the Lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People, July 2018. Public Health England, Health and Wellbeing of Lesbian and Bisexual Women and other women who have sex with women, 17 May 2018. Stonewall, LGBT in Britain: Trans Report, 2018. Stonewall, LGBT in Britain: Health Report, 2018. Government Equalities Office, LGBT Survey ...
https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/research-briefings/cdp-2020-0054/
Transgender Lesbian: “I Took A Brave Step To Ensure That I ...
Parliamentary Digital Service Blog
I’ve known I guess that I’m transgender since I was about 3 and a half. My sisters used to play with me, used to dress me. And the reason why I remember this or kind of those moments is I was elated. I had a feeling of happiness that I rarely get. And actually for the first time I felt very different. At the age of about 4, 4 and a half, my dad found me for the first time and what I ...
https://pds.blog.parliament.uk/transgender-lesbian-i-took-a-brave-step-to-ensure-that-i-live-in-the-light-of-truth/
Transgender equality evidence sessions announced - News ...
committee
Inquiry: Transgender equality; Follow the inquiry on Twitter with #transinquiry; Women and Equalities Committee; 8 September 2015 Healthcare and trans people. At 10.30am. Jess Bradley, Committee member, Action for Trans Health; Terry Reed OBE, Co-founder, Gender Identity Research and Education Society; Steve Shrubb, Chief Executive, West London Mental Health NHS Trust ; Dr John Dean, Chair of ...
https://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/commons-select/women-and-equalities-committee/news-parliament-2015/transgender-equality-september-evidence-sessions/
Registers published in 2020 - UK Parliament
standards and financial interests
Registers published in 2020. Find out what’s on today at the House of Commons and House of Lords. Track current bills, keep up with committees, watch live footage and follow topical issues.
https://www.parliament.uk/mps-lords-and-offices/standards-and-financial-interests/parliamentary-commissioner-for-standards/registers-of-interests/register-of-all-party-party-parliamentary-groups/registers-published-in-2020/
Contact information for Lord Burns - MPs and Lords - UK ...
biography
Lord Burns is a Crossbench Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 29 July 1998. His full title is The Lord Burns GCB, and his given name is Terence Burns.
https://www.parliament.uk/biographies/lords/lord-burns/3351
Hate Crime Statistics - House of Commons Library
Commons library
This briefing paper looks at Hate Crime in England & Wales using figures provided by the Crime Survey of England and Wales (CSEW) and the Police Recorded Crime Series. The paper also presents data on hate crime rates per 100,000 population in each police force area and for each hate crime strand. It also looks at similar figures in Scotland and Northern Ireland.
https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/research-briefings/cbp-8537/
Misogyny as a hate crime - House of Commons Library
Commons library
The five personal characteristics set out in the definition – race, religion, sexual orientation, disability and transgender status – are the only centrally monitored strands of hate crime. Police recording practices. Criminal offences motivated by other characteristics – such as sex, age or appearance – can also be treated as hate crimes, but are not centrally monitored as such. Some ...
https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/research-briefings/cdp-2018-0057/
Search Hansard - Hansard
Hansard
Hansard (the Official Report) is the edited verbatim report of proceedings of both the House of Commons and the House of Lords. Daily Debates from Hansard are published on this website the next working day.
https://hansard.parliament.uk/search
Increase funding for NHS Transgender Services. - Petitions
petition
With unprecedented demand for transgender services, users are forced to wait an unreasonable amount of time to access the services they need. Additional funding to drop the waiting times (Stretching into years) is required and for local services to be able to care for transgender people.
https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/321492?fbclid=IwAR31n-auvj3pqei-fNjGjlUA-TwfP7acm29JBig9HLfhUJoJJSK0z64eOxo
Approved: Testosterone and sports performance - POST
It will examine the implications for transgender athletes and athletes with DSD, and how this informs policymaking by sporting bodies. It will also consider options to facilitate inclusive participation in sports and the ethical debate concerning fairness in sporting competition. In production. To contribute expertise, literature or an external reviewer please email Dr Sarah Bunn. There is an ...
https://post.parliament.uk/approved-testosterone-and-sports-performance/
Hormone Replacement Therapy: Gender Recognition:Written ...
publications and records
To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the effect on transgender people of the shortage of Hormone Replacement Therapy medication. A. Answered by: Jo Churchill. Answered on: 08 October 2019 It has not proved possible to respond to the hon. Member in the time available before Prorogation. ...
https://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/written-questions-answers-statements/written-question/Commons/2019-10-01/292915/
Enforcing the Equality Act: the law and the role of the ...
17-19 Session 14-70-10 Commons publication
We desperately need legal clarity on the terms ‘transgender’ ‘transsexual’, and ‘gender reassignment’—I think [the] way they are currently being used, and the way the [Equality Act] interacts with the GRA 2004, is being abused, misused, misapplied and misrepresented 189. Another member of the public argued that “The combined effect of the [Gender Recognition Act] and the ...
https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201719/cmselect/cmwomeq/1470/147010.htm
House of Lords - Bellinger (FC) (Appellant) v. Bellinger
02-03 Session Lords publication
HOUSE OF LORDS: SESSION 2002-03 [2003] UKHL 21 on appeal from: [2001] EWCA Civ 1140
https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/ld200203/ldjudgmt/jd030410/bellin-1.htm
Written questions and answers - Written questions, answers ...
There have been no reported incidents of any type of sexual assault against prison officers by transgender prisoners. Since 2010, out of the 122 sexual assaults that occurred in the female estate a total of five of those were sexual assaults against females in custody perpetrated by transgender individuals. These occurred at HMP Low Newton, HMP Foston Hall, HMP Peterborough (Female) and HMP ...
https://questions-statements.parliament.uk/written-questions/detail/2020-04-21/HL3198
House of Commons - Transgender Equality - Women and ...
15-16 Session Commons publication
Transgender Equality Contents. Witnesses. The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the Committee’s inquiry web page. Tuesday 8 September 2015 Question number. Jess Bradley, Member, Executive Committee, Action for Trans Health; Dr John Dean, Chair, Clinical Reference Group for Specialised Gender Identity Services, NHS England; Terry Reed OBE, Co-Founder, Gender ...
https://publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201516/cmselect/cmwomeq/390/39013.htm
Keep gender reassignment and transitioning at 17 years old ...
petition
Transgender people have a tough time as it is without the government trying to raise the age to 18! More details. By raising the age the suicide rates will increase. It will also create an increase in poor mental health which will also means that the government will have to provide the NHS even more funding. So keep the age at 17 save yourself some money and make the public happier . This ...
https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/318247
Parliamentary work placement and Apprenticeship Programme ...
jobs
ParliOUT: in support of LGBTIQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersexual, and questioning) people in Parliament. ParliON: in support of increasing awareness of issues around socio-economic inclusion.
https://www.parliament.uk/about/working/work-placements-and-apprenticeships/
partner in LGBTI equality and human rights. that promotes ...
for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex young people. We play a leading role in the provision of quality youth work to LGBTI young people that promotes their and wellbeing, and we are a valued and influential partner in LGBTI equality and human rights. Mental Health A significant number of LGBT young people that already have indicators of poor mental health such as anxiety ...
https://committees.parliament.uk/writtenevidence/2484/pdf/
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