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RAF FYLINGDALES AND BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENCE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 412: tabled on 17 December 2002

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 63 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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Motion text

That this House notes the United States request to upgrade facilities at RAF Fylingdales to enable the possible development of defences against ballistic missiles aimed at Europe or America; and calls upon the Government to respond promptly and positively to this long-anticipated request, not withstanding the opposition to ballistic missile defence previously expressed by more than 200 Labour back benchers.

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.

Burns, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2002
West Chelmsford
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
North East Bedfordshire
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Chipping Barnet
Clifton-Brown, Mr Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Cotswold
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2002
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2003
Ribble Valley
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 7 January 2003
Lichfield
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Cities of London and Westminster
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 8 January 2003
Arundel and South Downs
Francois, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Rayleigh
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 17 March 2003
Harborough
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 8 January 2003
Chesham and Amersham
Goodman, Mr Paul
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Wycombe
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2003
North Wiltshire
Grayling, Chris
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Epsom and Ewell
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2003
Runnymede and Weybridge
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2003
North East Hertfordshire
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Wealden
Hoban, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Fareham
Howarth, Mr Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Aldershot
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Independent Conservative
Signed on 14 January 2003
Basingstoke
Johnson, Mr Boris
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Henley
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2002
Salisbury
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Bromsgrove
Knight, Mr Greg
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 2002
East Yorkshire
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Epping Forest
Lait, Mrs Jacqui
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Beckenham
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Gainsborough
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Mid Worcestershire
Mackay, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Bracknell
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2003
Penrith and The Border
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2003
Vale of York
McLoughlin, Mr Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
West Derbyshire
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Newark
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Eddisbury
Osborne, Mr George
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Tatton
Prisk, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Hertford and Stortford
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Uxbridge
Robathan, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Blaby
Robertson, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Faversham and Mid Kent
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 7 January 2003
Broxbourne
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Romford
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2003
South West Bedfordshire
Simpson, Mr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Mid Norfolk
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 2003
Meriden
Spicer, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
West Worcestershire
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 2002
Castle Point
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
New Forest West
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 2003
Poole
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Upminster
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Maldon and East Chelmsford
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 2003
Maidstone and The Weald
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Leominster
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 7 January 2003
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 2002
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

RAF FYLINGDALES AND BALLISTIC MISSILE DEFENCE (Amendment 1)
leave out from 'Government' to end and add 'to refuse this request.'
Labour, Islington North
10
signatures
EDM 412A1: tabled on 19 December 2002