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THE EU AND ANIMAL WELFARE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 81: tabled on 13 November 2002

Tabled in the 2002-03 session.

This motion has been signed by 80 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 calls on the European Commission to work for the improvement of animal welfare throughout the community; and to this end, calls on the Commission to ensure that animal welfare standards across the continent are raised to meet the very high standards which pertain in the UK, thus allowing British farmers to compete on a level playing field.

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.

Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 November 2002
East Antrim
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Canterbury
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 November 2002
South East Cornwall
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2002
Cheadle
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 December 2002
Orkney and Shetland
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2002
Northampton South
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2002
Putney
Cotter, Brian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 November 2002
Weston-Super-Mare
Duncan, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Galloway and Upper Nithsdale
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2002
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2003
Ribble Valley
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 December 2002
Perth
Flight, Mr Howard
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Arundel and South Downs
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Harborough
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 November 2002
St Ives
Gillan, Mrs Cheryl
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Chesham and Amersham
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
North Wiltshire
Grayling, Chris
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
Epsom and Ewell
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Beaconsfield
Hammond, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2002
Runnymede and Weybridge
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2002
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2003
North Devon
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 2003
North East Hertfordshire
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 November 2002
North Down
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Orpington
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Independent Conservative
Signed on 19 December 2002
Basingstoke
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2002
Cheltenham
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2002
Salisbury
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Epping Forest
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2002
Gainsborough
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
New Forest East
Lidington, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
Aylesbury
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Mid Worcestershire
Lyons, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2003
Strathkelvin and Bearsden
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2002
Penrith and The Border
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 2002
Vale of York
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2002
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2003
Hemel Hempstead
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Newark
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 January 2003
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2002
North East Cambridgeshire
Murrison, Dr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Westbury
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Eddisbury
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 November 2002
Southport
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 November 2002
Uxbridge
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2002
Portsmouth North
Rendel, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 November 2002
Newbury
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 March 2003
Moray
Robertson, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2002
Faversham and Mid Kent
Robertson, Mr Laurence
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2003
Tewkesbury
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2002
Broxbourne
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2002
Colchester
Sayeed, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Mid Bedfordshire
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2003
South West Bedfordshire
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2003
Bradford West
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 2002
Mid Sussex
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Meriden
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 19 November 2002
Castle Point
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
New Forest West
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 November 2002
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2003
Finchley and Golders Green
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2002
North Dorset
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 20 November 2002
Eastbourne
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 2002
Upminster
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2002
Northavon
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2002
Maidstone and The Weald
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Leominster
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2002
Conwy
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 14 November 2002
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 13 November 2002
Macclesfield
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2002
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.