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A LEVEL EXAMINATION MARKS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1719: tabled on 24 September 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 76 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 widespread distress and confusion caused to this year's 'A' level candidates by the arbitrary and unfair marks given to some of their work; expresses its sympathy to the pupils, parents, and teachers involved; notes that the Government's interference with the exam system has led to this year's chaos and confusion; asks Ministers to publish full information about all the Department for Education and Skills' contacts with exam bodies over the relevant period; and further asks Ministers to take their proper responsibility for the damage done to young people and the exam system.

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.

Boswell, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Daventry
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Worthing West
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Canterbury
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
North East Bedfordshire
Cameron, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Witney
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Stone
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Hertsmere
Clifton-Brown, Mr Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Cotswold
Collins, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Curry, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Skipton and Ripon
Djanogly, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Huntingdon
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Cities of London and Westminster
Flook, Mr Adrian
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Taunton
Fox, Dr Liam
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Woodspring
Francois, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Rayleigh
Goodman, Mr Paul
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Wycombe
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
North Wiltshire
Grayling, Chris
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Epsom and Ewell
Greenway, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Ryedale
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Beaconsfield
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
South Holland and The Deepings
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
North East Hertfordshire
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Wealden
Hoban, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Fareham
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Aldershot
Jack, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Fylde
Johnson, Mr Boris
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Henley
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Epping Forest
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Gainsborough
Letwin, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
West Dorset
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
New Forest East
Lidington, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Aylesbury
Lilley, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Hitchin and Harpenden
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Mid Worcestershire
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Penrith and The Border
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
East Hampshire
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Vale of York
McLoughlin, Mr Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
West Derbyshire
Mitchell, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Sutton Coldfield
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Eddisbury
Osborne, Mr George
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Tatton
Ottaway, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Croydon South
Paice, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
South East Cambridgeshire
Pickles, Mr Eric
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Brentwood and Ongar
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Uxbridge
Redwood, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Wokingham
Robathan, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Blaby
Robertson, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Faversham and Mid Kent
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Tewkesbury
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Romford
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
South West Bedfordshire
Shephard, Mrs Gillian
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
South West Norfolk
Simmonds, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Boston and Skegness
Simpson, Mr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Mid Norfolk
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Meriden
Spicer, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
West Worcestershire
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 23 October 2002
Castle Point
Streeter, Mr Gary
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
South West Devon
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
New Forest West
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
East Devon
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Poole
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Esher and Walton
Tredinnick, David
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Bosworth
Trend, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Windsor
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
North Dorset
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Upminster
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Maldon and East Chelmsford
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Leominster
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 24 September 2002
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.