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SAI BABA AND SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 886: tabled on 26 February 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 43 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, mindful of the many accounts and witness statements of the sexual abuse of the male children of devotees by the Indian guru Sai Baba, calls upon the Foreign Secretary to use the travel advice for India page of the Foreign Office website to issue guidance to British families intending to visit the ashram of Sai Baba about the possible danger to their male children of individual audiences with the guru.

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.

Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 8 May 2002
Northampton South
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Leyton and Wanstead
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Tooting
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Keighley
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Heywood and Middleton
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 March 2002
Guildford
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 25 March 2002
Lewisham West
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2002
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Newport West
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 15 May 2002
Chesham and Amersham
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 6 March 2002
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2002
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 April 2002
Oxford West and Abingdon
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2002
Vauxhall
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2002
Chesterfield
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Hampstead and Highgate
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 1 May 2002
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Jackson, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 1 May 2002
Wantage
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 April 2002
Cheltenham
King, Ms Oona
Labour
Signed on 15 April 2002
Bethnal Green and Bow
Knight, Jim
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2002
South Dorset
Linton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2002
Battersea
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 February 2002
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Halifax
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2002
Kingston upon Hull North
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2002
Ochil
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 April 2002
Newbury
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Nottingham South
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 April 2002
Richmond Park
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 3 April 2002
North Dorset
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2002
Maidstone and The Weald
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Conwy

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.