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ANIMAL EXPERIMENTATION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 499: tabled on 29 March 1999

Tabled in the 1998-99 session.

This motion has been signed by 227 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 recognises the continued public unease surrounding the use of animal experiments; notes the recent half million signature petition presented to the Prime Minister's Office by Naturewatch supporters; deplores the excessive secrecy which still permeates the animal experiment industry; and urges Her Majesty's Government to set up a Royal Commission inquiry to review the effectiveness and justification of animal experiments.

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.

Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Lewes
Ballard, Jackie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Taunton
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
North East Derbyshire
Bell, Mr Martin
Independent
Signed on 29 March 1999
Tatton
Benn, Hilary
Signed on 27 July 1999
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Chesterfield
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Bootle
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Buckingham
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Leeds North West
Blackman, Liz
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Erewash
Blizzard, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Waveney
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Boston and Skegness
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Worthing West
Bradley, Peter
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
The Wrekin
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Altrincham and Sale West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Carshalton and Wallington
Brand, Dr Peter
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Isle of Wight
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
South East Cornwall
Brinton, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Peterborough
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Dumfries
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 26 May 1999
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Elmet
Burnett, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Torridge and West Devon
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 1999
Sutton and Cheam
Butler, Christine
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1999
Castle Point
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Twickenham
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 1999
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 14 April 1999
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Independent
Signed on 29 March 1999
Falkirk West
Cann, Mr Jamie
Labour
Signed on 8 June 1999
Ipswich
Casale, Roger
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Wimbledon
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Bury North
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Edinburgh North and Leith
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Dr David
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
South Shields
Clark, Paul
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Gillingham
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Northampton South
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 July 1999
Cynon Valley
Coaker, Mr Vernon
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Gedling
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Hammersmith and Fulham
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Romsey
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stockton North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Weston-Super-Mare
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Tooting
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hornchurch
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Leigh
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Coventry South
Cunningham, Ms Roseanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 June 1999
Perth
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Crosby
Darvill, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Upminster
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Kingston and Surbiton
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 31 March 1999
Bristol West
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 20 May 1999
Glasgow, Pollok
Davies, Geraint
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1999
Croydon Central
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Heywood and Middleton
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 29 March 1999
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
South Swindon
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Liverpool, Garston
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Monmouth
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Eltham
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ribble Valley
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Southport
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Poplar and Canning Town
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 13 April 1999
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Bath
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 19 April 1999
Hastings and Rye
Foster (Worcs.), Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 31 March 1999
Worcester
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gardiner, Barry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Brent North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
St Ives
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1999
Walsall South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Walthamstow
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Greenock and Inverclyde
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 13 May 1999
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Edinburgh West
Graham, Mr Tommy
Independent Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
West Renfrewshire
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Beaconsfield
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 26 July 1999
Edinburgh South
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Selby
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Morley and Rothwell
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Bedford
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 25 May 1999
Leeds North East
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
North Devon
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Somerton and Frome
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1999
Harwich
Hesford, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Wirral West
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Wakefield
Hope, Phil
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Corby
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 March 1999
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 31 March 1999
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ynys Môn
Jones, Ms Jenny
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Wolverhampton South West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keeble, Ms Sally
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Northampton North
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hereford
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ealing, Southall
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kingham, Ms Tess
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Gloucester
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Bromsgrove
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Ladyman, Dr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
South Thanet
Lawrence, Mrs Jackie
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Laxton, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Derby North
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Worsley
Linton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1999
Battersea
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Brent East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 June 1999
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
East Worthing and Shoreham
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Edmonton
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Thurrock
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Amber Valley
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Blackpool South
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1999
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 July 1999
Glasgow, Shettleston
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Medway
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
East Hampshire
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Calder Valley
McCartney, Mr Robert
United Kingdom Unionist
Signed on 11 May 1999
North Down
McDonagh, Siobhain
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Mitcham and Morden
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hayes and Harlington
McIsaac, Shona
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Cleethorpes
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Kingston upon Hull North
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Sheffield, Heeley
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 May 1999
Argyll and Bute
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Great Grimsby
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 1999
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Morgan, Mr Alasdair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 March 1999
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Cardiff North
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Knowsley South
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ochil
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Winchester
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Nuneaton
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 May 1999
Montgomeryshire
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Forest of Dean
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ayr
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Broxtowe
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stalybridge and Hyde
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ilford North
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Burnley
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Warwick and Leamington
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
St Albans
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 31 March 1999
Ogmore
Prior, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
North Norfolk
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1999
Dover
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Uxbridge
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Loughborough
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Newbury
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Tewkesbury
Robinson, Mr Peter
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 29 March 1999
Belfast East
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 28 October 1999
Rhondda
Ruffley, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 19 October 1999
Bury St Edmunds
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Colchester
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
City of Chester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 March 1999
Banff and Buchan
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Reading West
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Torbay
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Glasgow, Govan
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Kettering
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Shaw, Jonathan
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Chatham and Aylesford
Shipley, Ms Debra
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stourbridge
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 6 May 1999
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Bolsover
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1999
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Blaenau Gwent
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Snape, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 18 May 1999
West Bromwich East
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
City of Durham
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Eccles
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Wellingborough
Stoate, Dr Howard
Labour
Signed on 20 May 1999
Dartford
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Hazel Grove
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
New Forest West
Taylor, Ms Dari
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stockton South
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Solihull
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Truro and St Austell
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 30 March 1999
Hemsworth
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Brighton, Kemptown
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Finchley and Golders Green
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Orkney and Shetland
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 4 May 1999
Liverpool, West Derby
Watts, Mr Dave
Labour
Signed on 19 October 1999
St Helens North
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 1999
Northavon
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
North East Milton Keynes
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 March 1999
Caernarfon
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 29 March 1999
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 13 April 1999
Conwy
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Preston
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 29 March 1999
Batley and Spen
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 14 May 1999
Glasgow, Baillieston
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 11 June 1999
Great Yarmouth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 14 April 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.