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APPOINTMENT OF EUROPEAN COMMISSIONERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 437: tabled on 16 March 1999

Tabled in the 1998-99 session.

This motion has been signed by 76 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 in the opinion of this House the names of British commissioners to serve in the European Union should be approved by the House of Commons before appointment.

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.

Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
Stone
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
Chipping Barnet
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clifton-Brown, Mr Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Cotswold
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 22 March 1999
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 16 March 1999
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 16 March 1999
Hornchurch
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Easington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 March 1999
Kingston and Surbiton
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 16 March 1999
Glasgow, Pollok
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 17 March 1999
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
Ribble Valley
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Lichfield
Fallon, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Sevenoaks
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Birkenhead
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 1999
Arundel and South Downs
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Newport West
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Glasgow, Maryhill
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 1999
St Ives
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Ludlow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 22 March 1999
Greenock and Inverclyde
Gorman, Mrs Teresa
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Billericay
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 March 1999
Edinburgh West
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 1999
Portsmouth South
Hawkins, Mr Nick
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1999
Surrey Heath
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
South Holland and The Deepings
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Luton North
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Aldershot
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 March 1999
Cheltenham
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 22 March 1999
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lansley, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
South Cambridgeshire
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Gainsborough
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
New Forest East
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Brent East
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
Mid Worcestershire
Major, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 16 March 1999
Huntingdon
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Hemel Hempstead
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1999
Great Grimsby
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 16 March 1999
Bristol North West
Paterson, Mr Owen
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
North Shropshire
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
Pendle
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Uxbridge
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
Broxbourne
Ruffley, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Bury St Edmunds
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 1999
Colchester
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Kettering
Sayeed, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Mid Bedfordshire
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 March 1999
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 17 March 1999
Belfast South
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 March 1999
Wellingborough
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
New Forest West
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Poole
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
North West Leicestershire
Thompson, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 24 March 1999
West Tyrone
Tyrie, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1999
Chichester
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Liverpool, West Derby
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Ruislip - Northwood
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1999
Macclesfield
Woodward, Mr Shaun
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 1999
Witney
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 23 March 1999
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.