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SMOKING IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 649: tabled on 03 February 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 35 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 welcomes the decision of the House of Commons Commission to ban smoking in most areas of the House; recognises that this long overdue reform will be of benefit to the health of honourable Members, staff and visitors to the House; notes that the consequences of passive smoking kill an estimated 1,000 people a year; and believes that the measure will provide a much improved and congenial working environment for all.

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.

Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2005
East Londonderry
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Bury North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2005
Keighley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Stroud
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Aberavon
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2005
Romsey
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Leicester South
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Bridgend
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2005
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Chesterfield
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
Bolton South East
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Cheltenham
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2005
Ealing, Southall
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2005
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Kingston upon Hull North
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Cardiff North
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Ilford North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Loughborough
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Glasgow, Govan
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Nottingham South
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2005
Hazel Grove
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2005
North West Leicestershire
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Conwy
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2005
Brecon and Radnorshire
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.