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PARLIAMENT FIRST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 50: tabled on 28 June 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 170 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 believes that the role of Parliament has weakened, is weakening and ought to be strengthened; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to reconsider its response to the Liaison Committee Report, Shifting the Balance, and accept its recommendations to strengthen the Select Committees.

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.

Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2001
Lewes
Banks, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
West Ham
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
North East Derbyshire
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 October 2001
Edinburgh West
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2001
East Antrim
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Buckingham
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Leeds North West
Blunt, Mr Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 2001
Reigate
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 2001
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2001
South East Cornwall
Burnett, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2001
Torridge and West Devon
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
North East Bedfordshire
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2001
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Blyth Valley
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Stone
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Gower
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 2001
Chipping Barnet
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Hertsmere
Clarke, Mr Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Rushcliffe
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Falkirk East
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Islington North
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Tooting
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2001
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Hornchurch
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2001
Coventry South
Curry, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Skipton and Ripon
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bristol West
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Glasgow, Pollok
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Llanelli
Davies, Mr Quentin
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Grantham and Stamford
Davis, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Haltemprice and Howden
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2001
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Cunninghame South
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2001
Stroud
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Crewe and Nantwich
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2001
Monmouth
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Eltham
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Ribble Valley
Fallon, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 2001
Sevenoaks
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Newport West
Forth, Mr Eric
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bromley and Chislehurst
Foster, Mr Derek
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bishop Auckland
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Glasgow, Kelvin
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2001
St Ives
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Walsall South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Norwich North
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Chesham and Amersham
Goodman, Mr Paul
Conservative
Signed on 5 July 2001
Wycombe
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Reading East
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bridgend
Gummer, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Suffolk Coastal
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bedford
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2001
Portsmouth South
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
South Holland and The Deepings
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2001
Somerton and Frome
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Wakefield
Hogg, Mr Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Sleaford and North Hykeham
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2001
Chesterfield
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Clydesdale
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Orpington
Howard, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Folkestone and Hythe
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Chorley
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Basingstoke
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2001
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2001
Wantage
Johnson, Mr Boris
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Henley
Jones, Mr Jon Owen
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Cardiff Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2001
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Clwyd South
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2001
Cheltenham
Kilfoyle, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Liverpool, Walton
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bromsgrove
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2001
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
New Forest East
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 July 2001
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Thurrock
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 2001
Penrith and The Border
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Halifax
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Glasgow, Shettleston
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Medway
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2001
Mansfield
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Newark
Mitchell, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Sutton Coldfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Great Grimsby
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2001
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Cardiff North
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Leeds East
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Sunderland South
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Bristol North West
O'Brien, Sir Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Normanton
Osborne, Mr George
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 2001
Tatton
Paice, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
South East Cambridgeshire
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Burnley
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Ealing North
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 July 2001
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Portsmouth North
Redwood, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Wokingham
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2001
Newbury
Robathan, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Blaby
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 3 July 2001
Broxbourne
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2001
Colchester
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Reading West
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2001
Torbay
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Aberdeen North
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2001
Kettering
Sayeed, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Mid Bedfordshire
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Shaw, Jonathan
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2001
Chatham and Aylesford
Shephard, Mrs Gillian
Conservative
Signed on 4 July 2001
South West Norfolk
Shepherd, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Aldridge-Brownhills
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Nottingham South
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 28 June 2001
Belfast South
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 4 July 2001
Mid Sussex
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Castle Point
Stevenson, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Stoke-on-Trent South
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Eccles
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Wellingborough
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 October 2001
Hazel Grove
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
New Forest West
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2001
East Devon
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 4 July 2001
Poole
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Esher and Walton
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 July 2001
Ceredigion
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
South Derbyshire
Trend, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Windsor
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2001
Hemsworth
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Brighton, Kemptown
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 4 July 2001
Gosport
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2001
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Liverpool, West Derby
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Upminster
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2001
North East Milton Keynes
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2001
Conwy
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 4 July 2001
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
Macclesfield
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wright, Dr Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Cannock Chase
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2001
Sittingbourne and Sheppey
Young, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2001
North West Hampshire

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.