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Ten Minute Rule Bill

Conservative MP Andrea Leadsom introduced her Ten Minute Rule Bill on perinatal support and adoption at 12.35pm on 6 November 2012.

Mrs Leadsom's bill seeks to improve support for mothers expecting children who are likely to be put on the child protection register immediately after birth.

The bill also seeks to speed up the adoption process for babies placed on the protection register at birth.

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