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CERVICAL CANCER TEST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 90: tabled on 08 December 1998

Tabled in the 1998-99 session.

This motion has been signed by 71 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 warmly congratulates scientists at the Cancer Research Campaign on their pioneering research and development of a new test for cervical cancer; believes the new test could end the high error rate of current tests and offer a safer future for women's health; welcomes the positive response of the Secretary of State for Health; urges all concerned to progress the new methodology; and wishes the Cancer Research Campaign well in their efforts to extend the new technique to developing tests for other cancers.

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.

Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 21 January 1999
East Antrim
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Dumfries
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 1998
Twickenham
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Gower
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Edinburgh North and Leith
Church, Ms Judith
Labour
Signed on 8 December 1998
Dagenham
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Barnsley West and Penistone
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 11 February 1999
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 26 February 1999
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1998
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 17 December 1998
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Hornchurch
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Leigh
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Glasgow, Pollok
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Heywood and Middleton
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 13 January 1999
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1999
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Sunderland North
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 December 1998
Southport
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1998
Poplar and Canning Town
Flint, Caroline
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Don Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 December 1998
Newport West
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1999
Hastings and Rye
Foster (Worcs.), Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1999
Worcester
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 1998
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 8 December 1998
Norwich North
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1998
Greenock and Inverclyde
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 December 1998
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 1999
North Devon
Hesford, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Wirral West
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1998
Luton North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 1998
Cheltenham
Keen, Ann
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1998
Brentford and Isleworth
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Ealing, Southall
King, Ms Oona
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Bethnal Green and Bow
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 5 May 1999
Brent East
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Edmonton
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 January 1999
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1998
Dundee East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1999
Hayes and Harlington
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Hemel Hempstead
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Blaydon
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Sheffield, Heeley
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1998
Crawley
Moran, Margaret
Labour
Signed on 27 January 1999
Luton South
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 16 March 1999
Burnley
Quinn, Lawrie
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1999
Scarborough and Whitby
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1999
Loughborough
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 1998
Colchester
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Nottingham South
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Blaenau Gwent
Thomas, Mr Gareth
Labour
Signed on 16 December 1998
Harrow West
Thompson, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 22 February 1999
West Tyrone
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 10 December 1998
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 12 January 1999
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1998
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1998
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1998
Conwy
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 15 December 1998
Preston
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1998
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.