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CITES AND THE IVORY TRADE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 190: tabled on 25 November 2004

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 101 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 believes in the crucial importance of conserving the elephant population for future generations; fully supports the efforts of the Council for the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) signatory countries to eradicate elephant poaching; endorses the agreements made by CITES to ban trade in ivory and urges the CITES Secretariat and Standing Committee to resolve to continue with this ban.

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.

Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2004
Worthing West
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2004
Canterbury
Burns, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
West Chelmsford
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
North East Bedfordshire
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 9 December 2004
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 December 2004
East Londonderry
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 10 March 2005
Stone
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Gower
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 10 January 2005
Chipping Barnet
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Leyton and Wanstead
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Putney
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 20 December 2004
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2004
Keighley
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2004
Bristol West
Davies, Mr Quentin
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2005
Grantham and Stamford
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2004
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 December 2004
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 December 2004
Lagan Valley
Duncan, Mr Alan
Conservative
Signed on 5 April 2005
Rutland and Melton
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 January 2005
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2004
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
Ribble Valley
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 December 2004
Perth
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 8 December 2004
Lichfield
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2004
Arundel and South Downs
Flook, Mr Adrian
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2004
Taunton
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 2005
Harborough
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2005
Leicester South
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2004
Chesham and Amersham
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
North Wiltshire
Gummer, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 2004
Suffolk Coastal
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 2005
Runnymede and Weybridge
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 2004
Portsmouth South
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 10 January 2005
North East Hertfordshire
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2005
Wealden
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Jarrow
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2005
Ashton-under-Lyne
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
Orpington
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Independent Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2005
Basingstoke
Hurst, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Braintree
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2004
Salisbury
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
Bromsgrove
Letwin, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
West Dorset
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 1 December 2004
New Forest East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 November 2004
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
East Worthing and Shoreham
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
Penrith and The Border
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Wolverhampton South West
McLoughlin, Mr Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2005
West Derbyshire
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2004
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Hemel Hempstead
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 2004
Newark
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 1 December 2004
North East Cambridgeshire
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 2005
Eddisbury
Osborne, Mr George
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
Tatton
Paice, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
South East Cambridgeshire
Paterson, Mr Owen
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
North Shropshire
Pickles, Mr Eric
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2004
Brentwood and Ongar
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 December 2004
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2004
Southport
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2004
Uxbridge
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2005
Moray
Roe, Dame Marion
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 2004
Broxbourne
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 21 February 2005
Romford
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2005
Banff and Buchan
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 November 2004
Torbay
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2004
Glasgow, Govan
Sayeed, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2005
Mid Bedfordshire
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2004
South West Bedfordshire
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2004
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 30 November 2004
Belfast South
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 15 December 2004
Meriden
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2004
Castle Point
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 8 December 2004
East Devon
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 8 December 2004
Poole
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 30 November 2004
Ceredigion
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 December 2004
Gosport
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2004
Liverpool, West Derby
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 4 April 2005
Eastbourne
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2004
Upminster
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2005
Angus
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2004
Leominster
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 14 March 2005
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2004
Conwy
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 1 December 2004
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2004
Macclesfield
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2005
North Tayside
Yeo, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2004
South Suffolk

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.