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FUTURE STRUCTURE OF NATIONAL AIR TRAFFIC SERVICES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 446: tabled on 17 March 1999

Tabled in the 1998-99 session.

This motion has been signed by 144 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House urges the Government immediately to consider the proposal from the Institution of Professionals, Managers and Specialists and the Public and Commercial Services Union to turn NATS into an independent publicly-owned corporation which would confer many of the benefits of a public-private partnership.

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
Signed on 12 May 1999
Tatton
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 14 May 1999
Chesterfield
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 16 April 1999
St Helens South
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Leeds North West
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 8 June 1999
Worthing West
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 8 June 1999
Altrincham and Sale West
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Dumfries
Browne, Des
Labour
Signed on 26 May 1999
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Butler, Christine
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
Castle Point
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 April 1999
Falkirk West
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 30 April 1999
Gower
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Edinburgh North and Leith
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 April 1999
Midlothian
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Cynon Valley
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 26 May 1999
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 29 April 1999
Hammersmith and Fulham
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Falkirk East
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Stockton North
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Birmingham, Erdington
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Keighley
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Leigh
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Coventry South
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 June 1999
Ceredigion
Dalyell, Tam
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Linlithgow
Darvill, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Upminster
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1999
Bristol West
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Glasgow, Pollok
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Burton
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Heywood and Middleton
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Cunninghame South
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1999
South Swindon
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Crewe and Nantwich
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Sunderland North
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 March 1999
Moray
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 May 1999
Birkenhead
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 April 1999
Poplar and Canning Town
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1999
Newport West
Forsythe, Clifford
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 29 April 1999
South Antrim
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
Hastings and Rye
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Glasgow, Kelvin
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 April 1999
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Walthamstow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Greenock and Inverclyde
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 18 May 1999
Beaconsfield
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Reading East
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Edinburgh South
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 23 April 1999
Selby
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1999
Harwich
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 May 1999
Clydesdale
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 21 April 1999
Barnsley Central
Jones, Ms Jenny
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1999
Wolverhampton South West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Feltham and Heston
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 May 1999
Ross, Skye and Inverness West
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 14 May 1999
Rugby and Kenilworth
King, Ms Oona
Labour
Signed on 19 May 1999
Bethnal Green and Bow
Kingham, Ms Tess
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1999
Gloucester
Lawrence, Mrs Jackie
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1999
Brighton, Pavilion
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
High Peak
Linton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 4 May 1999
Battersea
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 6 May 1999
Brent East
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Halifax
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Glasgow, Shettleston
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 6 May 1999
East Hampshire
Maxton, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Glasgow, Cathcart
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1999
Dundee East
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Calder Valley
McCartney, Mr Robert
United Kingdom Unionist
Signed on 27 April 1999
North Down
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hayes and Harlington
McKenna, Rosemary
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1999
Kingston upon Hull North
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 24 March 1999
Sheffield, Heeley
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 29 April 1999
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 12 May 1999
Great Grimsby
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 29 April 1999
Crawley
Morgan, Mr Alasdair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 March 1999
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Murphy, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Eastwood
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 14 April 1999
Knowsley South
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 May 1999
Ochil
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1999
Nuneaton
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Forest of Dean
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 10 May 1999
Broxtowe
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 8 June 1999
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
Burnley
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 16 April 1999
St Albans
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 4 November 1999
Ealing North
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 30 April 1999
Pendle
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 27 April 1999
Dover
Rammell, Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 June 1999
Harlow
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 25 March 1999
Uxbridge
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 25 March 1999
Portsmouth North
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 26 May 1999
Rhondda
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Dundee West
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
City of Chester
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Reading West
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 1999
Torbay
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 24 May 1999
Aberdeen North
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1999
Kettering
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 22 March 1999
Bolsover
Angela Smith,
Signed on 16 April 1999
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 29 April 1999
Belfast South
Stevenson, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 22 April 1999
Stoke-on-Trent South
Stewart, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 March 1999
Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 23 April 1999
Eccles
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 29 April 1999
Wellingborough
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1999
Edinburgh East and Musselburgh
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 21 April 1999
New Forest West
Swinney, Mr John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 March 1999
North Tayside
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 April 1999
Truro and St Austell
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
South Derbyshire
Trimble, Mr David
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 29 April 1999
Upper Bann
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1999
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Brighton, Kemptown
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 May 1999
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 15 April 1999
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 1999
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 22 March 1999
Liverpool, West Derby
Welsh, Mr Andrew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 31 March 1999
Angus
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 March 1999
North East Milton Keynes
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 22 June 1999
Caernarfon
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1999
Conwy
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 1999
Macclesfield
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 8 June 1999
Batley and Spen
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 20 April 1999
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 8 June 1999
Glasgow, Baillieston
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Great Yarmouth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 10 May 1999
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

FUTURE STRUCTURE OF NATIONAL AIR TRAFFIC SERVICES (Amendment 1)
at end add 'and commends to the House Liberal Democrat proposals to establish a NATS public interest company which would allow greater investment in NATS and ensure safety remained a priority.'.
Liberal Democrat, Carshalton and Wallington
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EDM 446A1: tabled on 13 April 1999