House of Commons
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UK WEIGHTS AND MEASURES
EDM #627
Tabled 12 January 1998
1997-98 Session
That this House welcomes and supports the use of customary United Kingdom measures; opposes the use of criminal penalties in enforcing metrication; is aware of the strength of opposition to compulsory metrication by business and the British public; believes that the use of United Kingdom measures is fully compatible with the European Union's stated principle of subsidiarity; and calls for compulsory metrication to be repealed.

Signatures (89)

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.
Bell, Mr Martin
Independent
12 March 1998
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
23 January 1998
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
05 March 1998
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
03 March 1998
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
08 April 1998
Burgon, Colin
Labour
06 April 1998
Burnett, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
13 May 1998
Butler, Christine
Labour
01 June 1998
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
21 April 1998
Campbell, Mr Alan
Labour
14 July 1998
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
05 February 1998
Clark, Paul
Labour
01 June 1998
Cohen, Harry
Labour
12 January 1998
Collins, Mr Tim
Conservative
20 April 1998
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
17 June 1998
Cox, Tom
Labour
14 January 1998
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
19 January 1998
Cryer, John
Labour
14 January 1998
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
26 February 1998
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
14 January 1998
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
13 January 1998
Davies, Denzil
Labour
09 March 1998
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
11 March 1998
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
01 April 1998
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
15 January 1998
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
10 February 1998
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
12 January 1998
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
09 March 1998
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
14 January 1998
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
13 January 1998
Goggins, Paul
Labour
26 February 1998
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
10 March 1998
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
27 January 1998
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
12 February 1998
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
23 February 1998
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
22 January 1998
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
10 March 1998
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
14 January 1998
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
21 May 1998
Hawkins, Mr Nick
Conservative
26 February 1998
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
30 April 1998
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
05 March 1998
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
20 January 1998
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
19 January 1998
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
31 March 1998
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
21 October 1998
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
26 February 1998
King, Andy
Labour
17 February 1998
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
09 March 1998
Letwin, Mr Oliver
Conservative
18 March 1998
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
13 January 1998
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
19 February 1998
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
16 January 1998
McDonnell, John
Labour
21 January 1998
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
20 May 1998
Nicholls, Mr Patrick
Conservative
25 March 1998
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
03 March 1998
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
17 March 1998
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
21 July 1998
Prior, Mr David
Conservative
24 February 1998
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
12 March 1998
Robathan, Mr Andrew
Conservative
10 March 1998
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
22 January 1998
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
18 March 1998
Shepherd, Mr Richard
Conservative
26 January 1998
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
14 January 1998
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
13 January 1998
Southworth, Helen
Labour
09 February 1998
Steen, Mr Anthony
Conservative
18 February 1998
Stringer, Graham
Labour
01 June 1998
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
11 March 1998
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
27 January 1998
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
12 January 1998
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
08 July 1998
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
27 January 1998
Wardle, Mr Charles
Conservative
23 July 1998
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
03 February 1998
White, Brian
Labour
13 January 1998
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
19 January 1998
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
08 April 1998
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
10 March 1998
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
14 January 1998
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
02 February 1998
There are no withdrawn signatures for this Motion