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CLERGY EMPLOYMENT RIGHTS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 377: tabled on 27 February 2001

Tabled in the 2000-01 session.

This motion has been signed by 77 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 notes the continuing anomaly in the law by which ministers of religion and other workers are denied access to the basic protection of employment rights; and calls on the Government to bring forward at an early date the provisions contained in section 23 of the Employment Relations Act 1999 to provide equal access to justice for clergy in respect of their employment rights.

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.

Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
Leeds North West
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2001
South Ribble
Brand, Dr Peter
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2001
Isle of Wight
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2001
South East Cornwall
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Dumfries
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2001
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2001
Blyth Valley
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2001
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Midlothian
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Cynon Valley
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 28 March 2001
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
Islington North
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2001
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2001
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2001
Hornchurch
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2001
Leigh
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2001
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2001
Burton
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2001
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2001
South Swindon
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2001
Sunderland North
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2001
Southport
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2001
Stoke-on-Trent Central
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2001
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Norwich North
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Greenock and Inverclyde
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 March 2001
Edinburgh West
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2001
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2001
North Devon
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Harwich
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 6 March 2001
Luton North
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2001
Barnsley Central
Jones, Helen
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Warrington North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Joyce, Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2001
Falkirk West
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 March 2001
Stafford
Lawrence, Mrs Jackie
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2001
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Worsley
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 February 2001
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 6 March 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2001
Blaydon
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Sheffield, Heeley
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Crawley
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2001
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2001
Knowsley South
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 May 2001
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 May 2001
Montgomeryshire
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Broxtowe
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 25 April 2001
Burnley
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
Portsmouth North
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2001
Dundee West
Shaw, Jonathan
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Chatham and Aylesford
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2001
Huddersfield
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Bolsover
Southworth, Helen
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Warrington South
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Eccles
Swinney, Mr John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 April 2001
North Tayside
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
North West Leicestershire
Turner, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2001
Wigan
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2001
Stoke-on-Trent North
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2001
Conwy
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.