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SAFETY OF VITAMIN B6 SUPPLEMENTS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 350: tabled on 27 October 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 178 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 supports the approach of Her Majesty's Government that food safety policy should be based upon sound science; and therefore invites the Minister for Food Safety to ask the Food Advisory Committee and the Committee on Toxicity to re-examine the published literature on the safety of vitamin B6 supplements, to consult more widely with international scientific experts on the application of safety factors to nutrients, and to review their recommendations on the safe levels of such supplements.

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.

Ballard, Jackie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Taunton
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
North East Derbyshire
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 27 October 1997
East Antrim
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Chesterfield
Bennett, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Denton and Reddish
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Buckingham
Blunt, Mr Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Reigate
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Boston and Skegness
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Altrincham and Sale West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Carshalton and Wallington
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Canterbury
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
South East Cornwall
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Gordon
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Elmet
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Sutton and Cheam
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 1997
Twickenham
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
North East Fife
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Stone
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 3 November 1997
Gower
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Brigg and Goole
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Bury North
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Eastleigh
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 3 November 1997
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Rayleigh
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Midlothian
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Leyton and Wanstead
Collins, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 30 October 1997
Putney
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 1998
Romsey
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Stockton North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 1997
Weston-Super-Mare
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 4 November 1997
Hornchurch
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Leigh
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 February 1998
Coventry South
Cunningham, Ms Roseanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 November 1997
Perth
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 27 October 1997
Ceredigion
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 November 1997
Kingston and Surbiton
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 25 November 1997
Bristol West
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 1997
Cheadle
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Heywood and Middleton
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 29 January 1998
Lagan Valley
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 13 November 1997
Liverpool, Garston
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 October 1997
Moray
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Lichfield
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Arundel and South Downs
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1998
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gardiner, Barry
Labour
Signed on 23 June 1998
Brent North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 October 1997
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Norwich North
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Ludlow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Greenock and Inverclyde
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 30 October 1997
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Goggins, Paul
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Wythenshawe and Sale East
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Gordon, Mrs Eileen
Labour
Signed on 30 October 1997
Romford
Gorman, Mrs Teresa
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Billericay
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 1997
Edinburgh West
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
North Wiltshire
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 October 1997
Ryedale
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 1997
Beaconsfield
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1997
Morley and Rothwell
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 1998
North Devon
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 4 November 1997
South Holland and The Deepings
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Wakefield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Orpington
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Aldershot
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 6 April 1998
Chorley
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Basingstoke
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Barnsley Central
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 10 November 1997
Wealden
Johnson, Miss Melanie
Labour
Signed on 11 November 1997
Welwyn Hatfield
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 27 October 1997
Ynys Môn
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 April 1998
Hereford
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Ross, Skye and Inverness West
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 30 October 1997
Ealing, Southall
Kingham, Ms Tess
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1998
Gloucester
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Bromsgrove
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 3 November 1997
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Ladyman, Dr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 11 November 1997
South Thanet
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Gainsborough
Letwin, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
West Dorset
Lewis, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1998
Bury South
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 3 November 1997
New Forest East
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 February 1998
Brecon and Radnorshire
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 30 October 1997
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Mid Worcestershire
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Halifax
Malins, Mr Humfrey
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Woking
Marshall, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Leicester South
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 1997
East Hampshire
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Dundee East
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 18 November 1997
Calder Valley
McCartney, Mr Robert
United Kingdom Unionist
Signed on 27 October 1997
North Down
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 4 November 1997
Hayes and Harlington
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 24 November 1997
Hemel Hempstead
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 4 November 1997
Blaydon
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Sheffield, Heeley
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 1997
Argyll and Bute
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Great Grimsby
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 1997
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Morgan, Mr Alasdair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 October 1997
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 30 October 1997
Bristol North West
Nicholls, Mr Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 30 October 1997
Teignbridge
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Nuneaton
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 1997
Montgomeryshire
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Forest of Dean
Page, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
South West Hertfordshire
Paice, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
South East Cambridgeshire
Paisley, The Reverend Ian
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 27 November 1997
North Antrim
Paterson, Mr Owen
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
North Shropshire
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
St Albans
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1998
Ealing North
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 10 November 1997
Ogmore
Prior, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
North Norfolk
Rammell, Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 November 1997
Harlow
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1998
Loughborough
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Newbury
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Tewkesbury
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 27 April 1998
Rhondda
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 27 October 1997
East Londonderry
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 January 1998
Torbay
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 4 November 1997
Kettering
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 11 November 1997
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Bolsover
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 28 October 1997
Belfast South
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1998
Eccles
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Manchester, Blackley
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 December 1997
Hazel Grove
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1998
New Forest West
Swinney, Mr John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 October 1997
North Tayside
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Poole
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Solihull
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 March 1998
Truro and St Austell
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Rochford and Southend East
Thomas, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Clwyd West
Thompson, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 28 October 1997
West Tyrone
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Sherwood
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
South Derbyshire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
Richmond Park
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 October 1997
East Yorkshire
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 November 1997
Pudsey
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1997
Wolverhampton South East
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 1997
North Cornwall
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Gosport
Walker, Sir Cecil
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 19 November 1997
Belfast North
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 1997
Orkney and Shetland
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 12 November 1997
Stoke-on-Trent North
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
North Dorset
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
North East Milton Keynes
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 November 1997
Caernarfon
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 1997
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 29 October 1997
Conwy
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 1997
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1998
Preston
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Batley and Spen
Woodward, Mr Shaun
Conservative
Signed on 10 November 1997
Witney
Woolas, Mr Phil
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1998
Oldham East and Saddleworth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 27 October 1997
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.