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LANDMINES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1330: tabled on 16 May 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 94 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 condemns the alleged offer for sale of anti-personnel landmines by the UK company Chemring Group, parent company of PW Defence Ltd within this country nearly three years after the permanent ban of these weapons; calls for a police investigation and prosecution of those suspected of committing any offence under the Landmines Act 1998; notes that PW Defence Ltd is a major supplier to the Ministry of Defence and calls upon the MoD to launch its own inquiry into its relations with this firm; calls upon the Government to uphold its obligations under the Ottawa Treaty and ensure the rigorous monitoring of UK arms manufacturers; and commends the investigation by the BBC and Landmine Action into the possible legal sale of these landmines.

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.

Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Dumfries
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 May 2002
Sutton and Cheam
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 May 2002
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 May 2002
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2002
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2002
Northampton South
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Leyton and Wanstead
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 2002
Weston-Super-Mare
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Easington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 2002
Kingston and Surbiton
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2002
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Heywood and Middleton
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 May 2002
Guildford
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2002
Stroud
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Sunderland North
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 May 2002
Perth
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2002
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 May 2002
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Glasgow, Kelvin
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 2002
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Norwich North
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 May 2002
Ludlow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2002
Bridgend
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 May 2002
Portsmouth South
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 2002
Chesterfield
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 July 2002
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2002
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2002
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 May 2002
Cheltenham
Knight, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
South Dorset
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lamb, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 June 2002
North Norfolk
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Brighton, Pavilion
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2002
Manchester Central
Lyons, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Strathkelvin and Bearsden
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2002
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 2002
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Glasgow, Shettleston
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2002
Hayes and Harlington
McKechin, Ann
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Glasgow, Maryhill
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2002
Hemel Hempstead
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2002
Sunderland South
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2002
Bristol North West
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Burnley
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2002
St Albans
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2002
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 June 2002
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 June 2002
Southport
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2002
Moray
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 May 2002
Colchester
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 May 2002
Banff and Buchan
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2002
Aberdeen North
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2002
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2002
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2002
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Bolsover
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 May 2002
Belfast South
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 22 May 2002
City of Durham
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 June 2002
Hazel Grove
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 May 2002
Ceredigion
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Brighton, Kemptown
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 May 2002
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2002
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2002
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Conwy
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2002
Batley and Spen
Wright, David
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2002
Telford

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.