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UN COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATIONS ON MEASURES TO ELIMINATE ASBESTOS RISK

EDM (Early Day Motion) 903: tabled on 27 February 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 66 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 welcomes the report of the Interim Chemical Review Committee, a part of the United Nations Environment Programme; notes its recommendation that all forms of asbestos should be subject to international trade controls to eliminate the risk associated with the material; and calls on the United Kingdom Government to take the lead at the Monterey Conference on financing development and the Johannesburg World Summit on sustainable development to call for a world wide ban of asbestos and products containing it to be an integral part of the sustainable development agenda.

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.

Blackman, Liz
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Erewash
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Dumfries
Bryant, Chris
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Rhondda
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Gower
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 April 2002
Eastleigh
Clark, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2002
Peterborough
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Tooting
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Glasgow, Pollok
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Heywood and Middleton
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2002
Sunderland North
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2002
Perth
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2002
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Norwich North
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2002
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 March 2002
North Devon
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 5 March 2002
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2002
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Chorley
Hurst, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
Braintree
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2002
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2002
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2002
Cheltenham
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Stafford
Ladyman, Dr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
South Thanet
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 February 2002
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lucas, Ian
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2002
Wrexham
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Thurrock
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Halifax
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 20 March 2002
Calder Valley
McKechin, Ann
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Glasgow, Maryhill
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 11 April 2002
Hemel Hempstead
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 3 April 2002
Bristol North West
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2002
St Albans
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2002
Hyndburn
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Portsmouth North
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2002
Strangford
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Dundee West
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2002
Colchester
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2002
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2002
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Bolsover
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 28 February 2002
Belfast South
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
City of Durham
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
Brighton, Kemptown
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2002
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2002
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2002
Liverpool, West Derby
Watson, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
West Bromwich East
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2002
Glasgow, Baillieston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.