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DEATH OF GEORGIY GONGADZE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 298: tabled on 23 October 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 recommendations from the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe of 27th September to establish an independent commission of inquiry into the disappearance and death of journalist Georgiy Gongadze in Ukraine; notes the refusal of the public prosecutor's office and the Ministry of the Interior in Ukraine to carry out any independent investigation; and calls on the Government to back the recommendation at the Council of Ministers meeting on 7th November to provide investigators to assist the investigation if requested to do so by the commission.

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.

Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2001
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2001
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 June 2002
Kingston and Surbiton
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 9 November 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2001
Sunderland North
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 November 2001
St Ives
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 2001
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2002
Luton North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 October 2001
Hereford
Mactaggart, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Slough
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2001
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Great Grimsby
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2001
Sunderland South
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2001
Knowsley South
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2001
Portsmouth North
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Watson, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2001
West Bromwich East
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.