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THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY'S PARLIAMENTARY LINKS DAY 2001

EDM (Early Day Motion) 29: tabled on 25 June 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 81 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 on holding its Parliamentary Links Day at the House on Tuesday 26th June and on its continuing commitment to serve the public interest by seeking to improve the access of honourable Members to scientific information and a better understanding of science; notes that the Society's pioneering Parliamentary links Scheme, which provides information and briefing on chemistry-related scientific subjects, is open to Right Honourable and honourable Members on all sides of the House; further notes the extensive educational activity of the society to promote high quality chemistry teaching and education at all levels; applauds the involvement this year of so many of the UK's greatest science and engineering organisations including the Royal Society, the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Science Council, the Engineering Council, the Institute of Physics, the Institute of Biology,Save British Science, the Institute of British Engineers, and many others within the science and engineering community; welcomes the expertise and assistance that these eminent bodies can give to Parliament; and welcomes the contribution that Parliamentary Links days makes to maintaining a dialogue between Parliament and the science and engineering community on scientific issues.

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.

Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Worthing West
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2001
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Gower
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 2001
Chipping Barnet
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Northampton South
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Keighley
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2001
Crosby
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Davies, Geraint
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Croydon Central
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Heywood and Middleton
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
South Swindon
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Monmouth
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Liverpool, Riverside
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2001
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Glasgow, Kelvin
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Norwich North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2001
Portsmouth South
Henderson, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Harwich
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 4 October 2001
Jarrow
Hoban, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2002
Fareham
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2001
Chorley
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2002
Tamworth
Jones, Helen
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Warrington North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2001
Clwyd South
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2001
Cheltenham
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Ladyman, Dr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
South Thanet
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Manchester Central
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Halifax
Marsden, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Medway
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McFall, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Dumbarton
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Hemel Hempstead
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Crawley
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Cardiff North
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 2002
Westbury
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Bristol North West
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Ochil
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2001
Burnley
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Pendle
Quinn, Lawrie
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Scarborough and Whitby
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 July 2001
Newbury
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 July 2001
Moray
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Glasgow, Anniesland
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Dundee West
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2001
Colchester
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Reading West
Shipley, Ms Debra
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Stourbridge
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 26 June 2001
Belfast South
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 2001
Castle Point
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 June 2001
Ceredigion
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2001
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2001
Conwy
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 26 June 2001
Macclesfield
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2001
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.