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Puppy Farming

EDM (Early Day Motion) 296: tabled on 15 January 1990

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 69 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 deplores the practice of puppy-farming, which causes great suffering to bitches and pups and contributes to the excess population of dogs; and supports moves to improve the right of access for the appropriate authorities to unlicensed dog breeding establishments.

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.

Boateng, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Brent South
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1990
Holland with Boston
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 18 January 1990
Brighton, Kemptown
Bowis, John
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1990
Battersea
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Houghton and Washington
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 24 January 1990
Manchester, Withington
Browne, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 30 April 1990
Winchester
Bruce, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1990
South Dorset
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 8 February 1990
Workington
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 1 February 1990
Romsey and Waterside
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Birmingham, Erdington
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 1 May 1990
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Leigh
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 19 January 1990
Caerphilly
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 22 February 1990
Cheadle
Evans, David
Conservative
Signed on 1 March 1990
Welwyn Hatfield
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
St Helens North
Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 2 April 1990
Hampstead and Highgate
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Foot, Michael
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1990
Blaenau Gwent
Fox, Sir Marcus
Conservative
Signed on 23 April 1990
Shipley
Gale, Mr Roger
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1990
North Thanet
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Wallsend
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 19 January 1990
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Bridgend
Hanley, Sir Jeremy
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1990
Richmond and Barnes
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Wentworth
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Wakefield
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Holt, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1990
Langbaurgh
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Clydesdale
Howell, Sir Ralph
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 1990
North Norfolk
Howells, Geraint
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 January 1990
Ceredigion and Pembroke North
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1990
Warrington North
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Barnsley Central
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1990
Cheltenham
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 May 1990
Ynys Môn
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 31 January 1990
Clwyd South West
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 2 February 1990
North Down
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Cunninghame South
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1990
Worsley
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 May 1990
Brecon and Radnor
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
Mansfield
Mills, Iain
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1990
Meriden
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1990
Falmouth and Camborne
Price, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1990
Eastleigh
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 25 January 1990
Rhondda
Smith, John
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Vale of Glamorgan
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1990
City of Durham
Thomas, Dafydd Elis
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 January 1990
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Wansbeck
Wardell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 22 January 1990
Gower
Welsh, Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Doncaster North
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1990
Macclesfield
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1990
Preston
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 1 March 1990
Sevenoaks
Woodcock, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 1990
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1990
Glasgow, Provan

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.

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

Puppy Farming (Amendment 1)
At end add, 'and believes measures should be taken to curtail puppy farming.'.
Labour, Leyton
4
signatures
EDM 296A1: tabled on 29 March 1990