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THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY'S NATIONAL CHEMISTRY WEEK 2001

EDM (Early Day Motion) 460: tabled on 21 November 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 72 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 congratulates the Royal Society of Chemistry for organising the nationwide Chemistry Week from 16th to 23rd November; applauds the wide variety of events being held throughout the United Kingdom to raise awareness of the vital role which chemistry plays in the modern world and in everyday life; and encourages Right honourable and honourable Members on all sides of the House to take advantage of the willingness of the scientific community outside Parliament to offer Members expert assistance, such as the Royal Society of Chemistry's pioneering Parliamentary Link Scheme, when debating or dealing with issues involving science.

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.

Bryant, Chris
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Rhondda
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2001
Twickenham
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2001
Cheadle
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2001
Chipping Barnet
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Putney
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2001
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Easington
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Crosby
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Burton
Dhanda, Mr Parmjit
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Gloucester
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Stroud
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Liverpool, Riverside
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2001
Sunderland North
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Norwich North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2001
Portsmouth South
Harris, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Glasgow, Cathcart
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2001
Somerton and Frome
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2001
Jarrow
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2001
Cheltenham
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Stafford
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Worsley
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Manchester Central
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Dumbarton
McKechin, Ann
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Glasgow, Maryhill
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Mansfield
Picking, Anne
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
East Lothian
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2001
Westbury
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Forest of Dean
Page, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2001
South West Hertfordshire
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
St Albans
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 November 2001
Newbury
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Glasgow, Anniesland
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Dundee West
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 November 2001
Colchester
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Aberdeen North
Shaw, Jonathan
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Chatham and Aylesford
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Nottingham South
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 21 November 2001
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2001
Castle Point
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2001
Hazel Grove
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2001
Esher and Walton
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 November 2001
Ceredigion
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2001
Conwy
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 2001
Macclesfield
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.