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FUNDING FOR SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING RESEARCH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1555: tabled on 14 July 1998

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 46 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 welcomes the news that an extra ú1.1 billion will be granted over the next three years for science and engineering research achieved through partnership between the DTI and the Wellcome Trust; recognises the value of such a scheme which will witness an extra ú400 million for upgrading university laboratories; and with the support of major pharmaceutical companies such as SmithKline Beecham and Glaxo Wellcome encourages further partnerships in order to ensure that reserach in such areas is adequately funded.

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-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1998
Workington
Caplin, Mr Ivor
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Hove
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1998
Barnsley West and Penistone
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1998
Islington North
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1998
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Leigh
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Coventry South
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1998
Bristol West
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1998
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1998
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1998
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Heywood and Middleton
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1998
Liverpool, Garston
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Newport West
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1998
Norwich North
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Greenock and Inverclyde
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Jarrow
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1998
Luton North
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Bolton South East
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 1998
Cheltenham
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Stafford
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1998
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Laxton, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Derby North
Lewis, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1998
Bury South
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1998
Worsley
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Brent East
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1998
Blackpool South
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1998
Kingston upon Hull North
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1998
Blaydon
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Sheffield, Heeley
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1998
Crawley
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1998
Broxtowe
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1998
Ilford North
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 27 July 1998
Burnley
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Dundee West
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1998
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1998
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.