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REVIEW OF THE BLUE BADGE SCHEME

EDM (Early Day Motion) 772: tabled on 31 January 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 39 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 that the Blue Badge scheme of disability vehicle stickers benefits thousands of people throughout the United Kingdom who suffer from long-term disabilities; believes that local authorities should have the right to issue temporary blue badges to individuals who are suffering from short-term disabilities; and awaits with interest the report of the Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee who are currently consulting and investigating this matter.

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.

Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2002
Cheadle
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 April 2002
Weston-Super-Mare
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2002
Easington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Kingston and Surbiton
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Guildford
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2002
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2002
Sunderland North
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 February 2002
Perth
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2002
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Romsey
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Ludlow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 6 February 2002
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Chesterfield
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 14 February 2002
Orpington
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 April 2002
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 February 2002
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Hereford
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2002
Worsley
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2002
Kingston upon Hull North
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Reid, Mr Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Argyll and Bute
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Newbury
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Torbay
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Nottingham South
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2002
South Derbyshire
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2002
Northavon
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 February 2002
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 12 February 2002
Conwy
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 February 2002
North Tayside

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.