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ANIMAL RIGHTS DEMONSTRATIONS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 327: tabled on 12 February 2001

Tabled in the 2000-01 session.

This motion has been signed by 48 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 supports the right of peaceful protest but also supports the right of individuals to work in legal occupations without being terrorised; deplores the continuing violent and intimidating attacks both at their place of work and outside their homes on clients of Cambridgeshire-based Huntingdon Life Sciences in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire and Surrey; and calls on the Government to introduce legislation to protect individuals targeted in this way.

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.

Blunt, Mr Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 6 March 2001
Reigate
Brand, Dr Peter
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 February 2001
Isle of Wight
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Dumfries
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2001
Twickenham
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2001
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2001
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Gower
Clark, Dr David
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
South Shields
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Midlothian
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 28 March 2001
Falkirk East
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Stockton North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2001
Keighley
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2001
Crosby
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2001
Bristol West
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2001
Caerphilly
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2001
Hendon
Dorrell, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2001
Charnwood
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2001
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2001
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2001
Norwich North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2001
Bridgend
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2001
Selby
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Morley and Rothwell
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2001
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 March 2001
Oxford West and Abingdon
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Harwich
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2001
Bolton South East
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2001
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2001
Cheltenham
Joyce, Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2001
Falkirk West
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2001
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2001
Halifax
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2001
Dumbarton
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2001
Sheffield, Heeley
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Crawley
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2001
South Derbyshire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 March 2001
Richmond Park
Turner, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Wigan
Twigg, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2001
Enfield, Southgate
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 7 March 2001
Gosport

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

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

ANIMAL RIGHTS DEMONSTRATIONS (Amendment 1)
leave out from "Hampshire" to end and add "Hertfordshire and Surrey and calls on the police to prosecute the perpetrators for intimidation and behaviour likely to cause a breach of the peace".
Conservative, Hitchin and Harpenden
3
signatures
EDM 327A1: tabled on 6 March 2001