To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, when she plans to answer Question 2871 tabled on 21 October 2019 by the hon. Member for Luton South.
4 November 2019
This answer is a correction from the original answer.
The response for UIN 2871 was answered on 4th November 2019.
As part of the Government’s response to the 2016 Home Affairs Select Committee report into prostitution, the Home Office provided £150,000 to fund research specifically into the nature and prevalence of prostitution in England and Wales.This independent research was led by the University of Bristol and will enable us to inform an objective evidence base before we can consider any changes to policy and legislation in respect of prostitution.The report was published on 30 October and is available at: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/nature-of-prostitution-and-sex-work-in-england-and-wales.