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COMMONWEALTH DAY ON MONDAY 10 MARCH 1997

EDM (Early Day Motion) 625: tabled on 07 March 1997

Tabled in the 1996-97 session.

This motion has been signed by 47 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House joins with all other parliaments throughout the Commonwealth in the observance of Commonwealth Day on Monday 10th March and takes pride in the United Kingdom Branch of the Commonealth parliamentary Association, which leads in promoting parliamentary democracy throughout the Commonwealth, old and new, and facilitates the networking and interchange which unites the Commonewalth family of parliamentarians.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 1997
North East Fife
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 March 1997
Montgomery
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1997
Romsey and Waterside
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1997
Tooting
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 7 March 1997
Cheadle
Deva, Nirj
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 1997
Brentford and Isleworth
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 13 March 1997
Crewe and Nantwich
Durant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 7 March 1997
Reading West
Evans, David
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 1997
Welwyn Hatfield
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1997
St Helens North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 1997
Ribble Valley
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1997
Warley East
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 7 March 1997
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1997
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 1997
Ealing North
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1997
Warrington South
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1997
Wentworth
Hill, Keith
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1997
Streatham
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 7 March 1997
Vauxhall
Hughes, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 1997
Harrow West
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1997
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 March 1997
Barnsley Central
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1997
Leicester West
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1997
Clwyd South West
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1997
Brent East
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 7 March 1997
Wrexham
Marshall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1997
Hendon South
Merchant, Piers
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 1997
Beckenham
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1997
Sheffield, Heeley
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 7 March 1997
Nuneaton
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 11 March 1997
West Lancashire
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 13 March 1997
Broxbourne
Shepherd, Sir Colin
Conservative
Signed on 7 March 1997
Hereford
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 1997
South Belfast
Squire, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1997
Dunfermline West
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 1997
Solihull
Townsend, Sir Cyril
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 1997
Bexleyheath
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1997
Leicester East
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 1997
Orkney and Shetland
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 1997
Ruislip - Northwood
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 1997
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.