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RACE RELATIONS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 29: tabled on 17 November 1999

Tabled in the 1999-00 session.

This motion has been signed by 212 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 accepts the fact that the United Kingdom is a multi-racial society; reasserts the right of all individuals to enjoy equal rights irrespective of their race, colour or creed; deplores the fact that racial discrimination continues to blight the lives of many British citizens, and many other ethnic minorities who live in the United Kingdom; and urges the Home Secretary to implement the recommendations by the Commission for Racial Equality and reform the Race Relations Act 1976.

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.

Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Erith and Thamesmead
Ballard, Jackie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Taunton
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
North East Derbyshire
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Aberdeen South
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Chesterfield
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bootle
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
St Helens South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Leeds North West
Blackman, Liz
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Erewash
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 17 November 1999
Worthing West
Bradley, Peter
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
The Wrekin
Bradshaw, Mr Ben
Labour
Signed on 18 November 1999
Exeter
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Carshalton and Wallington
Brand, Dr Peter
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Isle of Wight
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
South East Cornwall
Brinton, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Peterborough
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Dumfries
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 1999
Gordon
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Sutton and Cheam
Butler, Christine
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Castle Point
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Twickenham
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2000
Workington
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Gower
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Brigg and Goole
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bury North
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Eastleigh
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Edinburgh North and Leith
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Northampton South
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hammersmith and Fulham
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Falkirk East
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Stockton North
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Birmingham, Erdington
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Islington North
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Weston-Super-Mare
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Tooting
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 December 1999
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Keighley
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Leigh
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Coventry South
Dalyell, Tam
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Linlithgow
Darvill, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Upminster
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Kingston and Surbiton
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bristol West
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Glasgow, Pollok
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dawson, Mr Hilton
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Lancaster and Wyre
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Stroud
Eagle, Maria
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Liverpool, Garston
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Monmouth
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Liverpool, Riverside
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Sunderland North
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 November 1999
Moray
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Fitzpatrick, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Poplar and Canning Town
Fitzsimons, Mrs Lorna
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Rochdale
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Newport West
Follett, Barbara
Labour
Signed on 24 November 1999
Stevenage
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bath
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hastings and Rye
Foster (Worcs.), Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Worcester
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Glasgow, Maryhill
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Glasgow, Kelvin
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Norwich North
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Greenock and Inverclyde
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Edinburgh West
Graham, Mr Tommy
Independent Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
West Renfrewshire
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1999
Bridgend
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1999
Bedford
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Portsmouth South
Harman, Ms Harriet
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Camberwell and Peckham
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
North Devon
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Harwich
Hesford, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Wirral West
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1999
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Hume, Mr John
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 17 November 1999
Foyle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2000
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Ms Fiona
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Newark
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 November 1999
Ynys Môn
Jones, Ms Jenny
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Wolverhampton South West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Clwyd South
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 1999
Cheltenham
Keen, Ann
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Brentford and Isleworth
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 November 1999
Hereford
Kemp, Mr Fraser
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Houghton and Washington East
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Ealing, Southall
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kingham, Ms Tess
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2000
Gloucester
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Laxton, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Derby North
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Worsley
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Brent East
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Brecon and Radnorshire
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 November 1999
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Edmonton
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Halifax
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Amber Valley
Mallon, Mr Seamus
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 17 November 1999
Newry and Armagh
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Blackpool South
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Dundee East
McCabe, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Birmingham, Hall Green
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1999
Mansfield
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Sheffield, Heeley
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Great Grimsby
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Crawley
Moran, Margaret
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Luton South
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Cardiff North
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bristol North West
Norris, Dan
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1999
Wansdyke
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Knowsley South
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Ochil
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2000
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Montgomeryshire
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Broxtowe
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Burnley
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Warwick and Leamington
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
St Albans
Pond, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Gravesham
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Ealing North
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Dover
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Loughborough
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Newbury
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Rhondda
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Dundee West
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Lewisham, Deptford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Colchester
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
City of Chester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 November 1999
Banff and Buchan
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Reading West
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Glasgow, Govan
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Aberdeen North
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Kettering
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Shaw, Jonathan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Chatham and Aylesford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Bolsover
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 17 November 1999
Belfast South
Southworth, Helen
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Warrington South
Starkey, Dr Phyllis
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Milton Keynes South West
Stewart, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Inverness East, Nairn and Lochaber
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Eccles
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Wellingborough
Stoate, Dr Howard
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Dartford
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Hazel Grove
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 17 November 1999
Solihull
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 17 November 1999
Rochford and Southend East
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Leominster
Thompson, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 17 November 1999
West Tyrone
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
South Derbyshire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Richmond Park
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 14 December 1999
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Brighton, Kemptown
Twigg, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Enfield, Southgate
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Finchley and Golders Green
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 November 1999
Orkney and Shetland
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Liverpool, West Derby
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
North East Milton Keynes
Whitehead, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Southampton, Test
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 November 1999
Caernarfon
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1999
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Conwy
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Walsall North
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Batley and Spen
Woodward, Mr Shaun
Conservative
Signed on 3 March 2000
Witney
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 17 November 1999
Great Yarmouth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 18 November 1999
Sittingbourne and Sheppey