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REPEAL OF SECTION 28

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1621: tabled on 28 July 1998

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 80 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 believes the Government should bring forward legislation to repeal Section 28 of the Local Government Act 1988; and notes that its repeal will allow schools and local authorities to provide comprehensive information on sexuality.

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.

Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
South Ribble
Brand, Dr Peter
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Isle of Wight
Brinton, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Peterborough
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Falkirk West
Caplin, Mr Ivor
Labour
Signed on 20 October 1998
Hove
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 30 July 1998
Bury North
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 21 October 1998
Edinburgh North and Leith
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Northampton South
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 2 September 1998
Hammersmith and Fulham
Cooper, Yvette
Labour
Signed on 31 July 1998
Pontefract and Castleford
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 October 1998
Keighley
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 July 1998
Ceredigion
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 3 September 1998
Bristol West
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 18 November 1998
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dawson, Mr Hilton
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Lancaster and Wyre
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 2 September 1998
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Hendon
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
South Swindon
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 20 October 1998
Liverpool, Garston
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Sunderland North
Fitzsimons, Mrs Lorna
Labour
Signed on 30 July 1998
Rochdale
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Glasgow, Maryhill
Gardiner, Barry
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Brent North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 July 1998
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Norwich North
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Edinburgh West
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Reading East
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Morley and Rothwell
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 July 1998
North Devon
Hope, Phil
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Corby
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Luton North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 October 1998
Cheltenham
King, Ms Oona
Labour
Signed on 21 October 1998
Bethnal Green and Bow
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 31 July 1998
Brighton, Pavilion
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
High Peak
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Brent East
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Halifax
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 30 July 1998
Amber Valley
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Blackpool South
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Dundee East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Hayes and Harlington
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Montgomeryshire
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Forest of Dean
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Burnley
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Warwick and Leamington
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Ealing North
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 30 July 1998
Loughborough
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Dundee West
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Kettering
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 October 1998
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Bolsover
Smith, Jacqui
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Redditch
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Manchester, Blackley
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 1998
Hazel Grove
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Truro and St Austell
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 July 1998
Richmond Park
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1998
Brighton, Kemptown
Twigg, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Enfield, Southgate
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 July 1998
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Finchley and Golders Green
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 September 1998
Orkney and Shetland
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1998
Preston
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Batley and Spen
Woolas, Mr Phil
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Oldham East and Saddleworth

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.