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MONKEYS AS PETS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1512: tabled on 26 June 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 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 calls upon Her Majesty's Government to seek changes in the law to bring an end to the keeping of all monkeys as pets; believes that the welfare of monkeys cannot be properly protected by private owners; welcomes the work of both the Monkey Sanctuary Trust in Cornwall and the RSPCA to improve and protect the welfare of all captive monkeys; and calls for the necessary legislative changes to be brought in forthwith.

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.

Clark, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2002
Peterborough
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2002
Cynon Valley
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2002
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Glasgow, Pollok
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2002
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2002
Hendon
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2002
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2002
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2002
Bath
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2002
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2002
Romsey
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 July 2002
Ludlow
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2002
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2002
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2002
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 2002
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 July 2002
North Devon
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2002
Luton North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2002
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2002
Cheltenham
Knight, Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2002
South Dorset
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2002
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 July 2002
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2002
Kingston upon Hull North
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2002
Crawley
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2002
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2002
Nuneaton
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2002
Hyndburn
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2002
Nottingham South
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2002
Alyn and Deeside
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2002
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 26 June 2002
Rochford and Southend East
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Brighton, Kemptown
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2002
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.