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Diana Johnson MP's Commons speech on people power over lap dancing

Diana Johnson (Kingston upon Hull North) (Lab): I beg to move,

That leave be given to bring in a Bill to make provision for the statutory regulation of sex establishments; to amend the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982; to require local authorities to adhere to the existing voluntary licensing framework for sex establishments; and for connected purposes.

Hull MP bids to unleash people power against strip clubs

Hull North MP Diana Johnson is bidding to give local people more power to stop or restrict the spread of lap dancing clubs in their communities.

The Labour MP's Sex Establishments (Regulation) Bill will be heard in the House of Commons under the Ten Minute Rule next Tuesday (28 January).