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INDONESIA AND MUKHTAR PAKPAHAN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 176: tabled on 26 June 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 190 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 sends its greetings and best wishes to Mukhtar Pakpahan, the imprisoned leader of the independent SBSI trade union in Indonesia, currently suffering from cancer; recalls the previous protests made by honourable Members about his unjust imprisonment and trial on trumped-up charges; urges the Indonesian Government on humanitarian grounds to allow Mukhtar Pakpahan to travel abroad to receive treatment; and urges Her Majesty's Government to convey to the Indonesian authorities the widespread concern in this House about their harsh treatment of this campaigner for democracy and human rights.

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.

Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
North East Derbyshire
Bell, Mr Martin
Independent
Signed on 26 June 1997
Tatton
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Chesterfield
Bennett, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Denton and Reddish
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bootle
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
St Helens South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Leeds North West
Blizzard, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Waveney
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
South Ribble
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 1997
Carshalton and Wallington
Brand, Dr Peter
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 1997
Isle of Wight
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
South East Cornwall
Browne, Des
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Birmingham, Northfield
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
Sutton and Cheam
Butler, Christine
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Castle Point
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Cambridge
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 1997
North East Fife
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Falkirk West
Casale, Roger
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Wimbledon
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bury North
Church, Ms Judith
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Dagenham
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1997
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Midlothian
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Cynon Valley
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Leyton and Wanstead
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Falkirk East
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Stockton North
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Birmingham, Erdington
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
Weston-Super-Mare
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Keighley
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Coventry South
Cunningham, Ms Roseanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 1997
Perth
Curtis-Tansley, Claire
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Crosby
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 June 1997
Ceredigion
Darvill, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Upminster
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bristol West
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Glasgow, Pollok
Dawson, Mr Hilton
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Lancaster and Wyre
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Heywood and Middleton
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
South Swindon
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Liverpool, Garston
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Monmouth
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Eltham
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1997
Sunderland North
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 July 1997
Moray
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
Southport
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Poplar and Canning Town
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Newport West
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Glasgow, Maryhill
Gardiner, Barry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Brent North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Walthamstow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Greenock and Inverclyde
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Goggins, Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Wythenshawe and Sale East
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
Edinburgh West
Grant, Bernie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Tottenham
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Reading East
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Morley and Rothwell
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
North Devon
Healey, John
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Wentworth
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Clydesdale
Hope, Phil
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Corby
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Barnsley Central
Johnson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle
Johnson, Miss Melanie
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Welwyn Hatfield
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Helen
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Warrington North
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 July 1997
Ynys Môn
Jones, Ms Jenny
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Wolverhampton South West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 1997
Cheltenham
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1997
Feltham and Heston
Keen, Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Brentford and Isleworth
Kelly, Ruth
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bolton West
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
Ross, Skye and Inverness West
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Ealing, Southall
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Rugby and Kenilworth
King, Ms Oona
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bethnal Green and Bow
Kingham, Ms Tess
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Gloucester
Ladyman, Dr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
South Thanet
Lawrence, Mrs Jackie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bury South
Linton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Battersea
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 July 1997
Brecon and Radnorshire
Lock, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Wyre Forest
MacShane, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Rotherham
Mactaggart, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Slough
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Blackpool South
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Dundee East
McCabe, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Birmingham, Hall Green
McDonagh, Siobhain
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Mitcham and Morden
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1997
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1997
Hemel Hempstead
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1997
Blaydon
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Sheffield, Heeley
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Cardiff North
Mountford, Kali
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Colne Valley
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Sunderland South
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Bristol North West
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Normanton
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Knowsley South
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Ochil
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Nuneaton
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Forest of Dean
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Ayr
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Broxtowe
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Burnley
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Warwick and Leamington
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Ogmore
Quinn, Lawrie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Scarborough and Whitby
Radice, Mr Giles
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
North Durham
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Portsmouth North
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
Newbury
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Rhondda
Rooney, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bradford North
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Dundee West
Roy, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Vale of Clwyd
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
Colchester
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
City of Chester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 July 1997
Banff and Buchan
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1997
Reading West
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Kettering
Shaw, Jonathan
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1997
Chatham and Aylesford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bolsover
Angela Smith,
Signed on 1 July 1997
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Blaenau Gwent
Snape, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
West Bromwich East
Squire, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Dunfermline West
Starkey, Dr Phyllis
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Milton Keynes South West
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
City of Durham
Stevenson, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Stoke-on-Trent South
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Eccles
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Wellingborough
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 July 1997
Hazel Grove
Sutcliffe, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Bradford South
Swinney, Mr John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 July 1997
North Tayside
Taylor, Ms Dari
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Stockton South
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
North West Leicestershire
Thomas, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Clwyd West
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 1997
Richmond Park
Touhig, Mr Don
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Islwyn
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Wolverhampton South East
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Brighton, Kemptown
Twigg, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Enfield, Southgate
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Walsall North
Winterton, Ms Rosie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Doncaster Central
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Preston
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Batley and Spen
Wright, Dr Tony
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1997
Cannock Chase
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Sittingbourne and Sheppey