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BALFOUR BEATTY AND THE ILISU DAM

EDM (Early Day Motion) 411: tabled on 13 November 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 60 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 withdrawal of Balfour Beatty and Impregilo from the Ilisu Dam project in the Kurdish region of south east Turkey following a thorough and extensive evaluation of the commercial, environmental and social issues inherent in the project; notes that the four conditions imposed by the UK Government for export credit support have yet to be met; calls on the UK Government, following the Balfour Beatty decision, to withdraw its support for the project; and further calls on the Government to introduce mandatory human rights, environment and development standards for future UK export credits and investment guarantees.

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.

Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
North East Derbyshire
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 2001
Edinburgh West
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2001
City of York
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Leeds North West
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Dumfries
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2001
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Leyton and Wanstead
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Keighley
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Bristol West
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2001
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2001
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2001
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2001
Monmouth
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Sunderland North
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Walthamstow
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 November 2001
Ludlow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 2001
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Luton North
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2001
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 November 2001
Hereford
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Worsley
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2001
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 17 December 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McKechin, Ann
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Glasgow, Maryhill
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
Knowsley South
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 2001
Winchester
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2001
Vale of Clwyd
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2001
Aberdeen North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Bolsover
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2001
North West Leicestershire
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 19 November 2001
Ceredigion
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 November 2001
Richmond Park
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2001
Pudsey
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 2001
North Cornwall
Tynan, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2001
Hamilton South
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2001
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2001
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 November 2001
Caernarfon
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2001
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.