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DISABLISM AND TIME TO GET EQUAL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1280: tabled on 26 May 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 131 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 recognises the work of SCOPE, Disability Awareness In Action and DEMOS in researching and publishing their report on disablism, How to Tackle the Last Prejudice; welcomes the conference to launch the Time to Get Equal campaign held in London on 25th May; and calls on the Government to recognise the widespread existence of disablism in public and private life in the UK and take firm and practical action through instructions to Government departments and through legislation to ensure that people with disabilities do get equal and to assist in the fightback against disablism.

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.

Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 July 2004
Edinburgh West
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Aberdeen South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2004
Kingswood
Best, Mr Harold
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Leeds North West
Blackman, Liz
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Erewash
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2004
Manchester, Withington
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 September 2004
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 June 2004
South East Cornwall
Brennan, Kevin
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2004
Cardiff West
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Dumfries
Bryant, Chris
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Rhondda
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2004
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 2004
Twickenham
Calton, Mrs Patsy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 2004
Cheadle
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2004
Cambridge
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2004
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Gower
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2004
Eastleigh
Clark, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2004
Peterborough
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2004
Northampton South
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Putney
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Falkirk East
Cranston, Sir Ross
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Dudley North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2004
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Hornchurch
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Easington
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2004
Coventry South
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Crosby
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 2004
Kingston and Surbiton
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Bristol West
David, Mr Wayne
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Caerphilly
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Glasgow, Pollok
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2004
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Heywood and Middleton
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Cunninghame South
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Stroud
Drown, Julia
Labour
Signed on 14 June 2004
South Swindon
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Wallasey
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2004
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Sunderland North
Ewing, Annabelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 May 2004
Perth
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Newport West
Follett, Barbara
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Stevenage
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 2004
Bath
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 May 2004
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Norwich North
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 2004
Ludlow
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2004
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 15 June 2004
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 June 2004
Chesterfield
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2004
Clydesdale
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Luton North
Howarth, Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Newport East
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Barnsley Central
Irranca-Davies, Huw
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Ogmore
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2004
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2004
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2004
Cheltenham
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2004
Hereford
Kidney, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Stafford
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2004
Manchester Central
Lyons, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Strathkelvin and Bearsden
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2004
Thurrock
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 June 2004
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Hayes and Harlington
McKechin, Ann
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2004
Glasgow, Maryhill
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2004
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
Mansfield
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 June 2004
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2004
Cardiff North
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Leeds East
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2004
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2004
Knowsley South
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2004
Ochil
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2004
Nuneaton
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2004
Forest of Dean
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Ilford North
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 June 2004
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2004
Southport
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2004
Gateshead East and Washington West
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Glasgow, Anniesland
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2004
Coventry North West
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2004
City of Chester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 June 2004
Torbay
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2004
Glasgow, Govan
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Aberdeen North
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2004
Kettering
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2004
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2004
West Renfrewshire
Short, Clare
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2004
Birmingham, Ladywood
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2004
Bolsover
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Blaenau Gwent
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 27 May 2004
Belfast South
Stinchcombe, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2004
Wellingborough
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2004
Edinburgh East and Musselburgh
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 21 June 2004
North West Leicestershire
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2004
Brent East
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 May 2004
Richmond Park
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 15 June 2004
Wolverhampton South East
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 May 2004
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2004
Finchley and Golders Green
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 28 June 2004
North Dorset
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 27 May 2004
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 May 2004
Caernarfon
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 June 2004
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2004
Batley and Spen
Worthington, Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2004
Clydebank and Milngavie
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 26 May 2004
Great Yarmouth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2004
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.