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EPILEPSY SUPPORT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 685: tabled on 08 February 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 115 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 supports the Consensus Statement in response to the recently published National Institute for Clinical Excellence guidelines on the Diagnosis and Management of Epilepsy, produced by a group of expert clinical epileptologists and representatives of the epilepsy voluntary sector, supported by over 100 epilepsy clinicians and voluntary sector organisations; and calls on the Government to put in place a national plan to increase the number of epilepsy specialist nurses from 140 to 600 across adult, paediatric and learning difficulties epilepsy disciplines within two years and to introduce a national plan of epilepsy training for general practitioners, accident and emergency doctors, and other general paediatricians and clinicians to increase their epilepsy knowledge to a level appropriate for them to fulfil their respective roles.

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.

Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2005
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 9 February 2005
Worthing West
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Manchester, Withington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 March 2005
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Dumfries
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2005
Sutton and Cheam
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
Twickenham
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2005
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2005
East Londonderry
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 March 2005
North East Fife
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Gower
Chapman, Sir Sydney
Conservative
Signed on 28 February 2005
Chipping Barnet
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Eastleigh
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Mrs Helen
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Peterborough
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Northampton South
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2005
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2005
Hammersmith and Fulham
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Putney
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Keighley
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Coventry South
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Kingston and Surbiton
Davey, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Bristol West
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Heywood and Middleton
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 February 2005
Lagan Valley
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Cunninghame South
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Guildford
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Stroud
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Monmouth
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Newport West
Follett, Barbara
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Stevenage
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Aberavon
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2005
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Norwich North
Gill, Parmjit Singh
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2005
Leicester South
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Bridgend
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Bedford
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2005
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2005
Oxford West and Abingdon
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2005
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 February 2005
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 February 2005
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Helen
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Warrington North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
Cheltenham
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2005
Bromsgrove
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Brighton, Pavilion
Lilley, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 February 2005
Hitchin and Harpenden
Lucas, Ian
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Wrexham
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Halifax
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2005
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Glasgow, Shettleston
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Kingston upon Hull North
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Hemel Hempstead
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Mansfield
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Bristol North West
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2005
Ochil
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 February 2005
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 March 2005
Montgomeryshire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Burnley
Pollard, Mr Kerry
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2005
St Albans
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 21 February 2005
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Loughborough
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Coventry North West
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 February 2005
Strangford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2005
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2005
Torbay
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Glasgow, Govan
Sawford, Phil
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Kettering
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2005
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Bradford West
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 9 February 2005
Belfast South
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
City of Durham
Stevenson, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Stoke-on-Trent South
Stuart, Ms Gisela
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2005
Birmingham, Edgbaston
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2005
Hazel Grove
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Mr John D.
Conservative
Signed on 21 February 2005
Solihull
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 1 March 2005
Rochford and Southend East
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Wolverhampton South East
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Brighton, Kemptown
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2005
North Cornwall
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 1 March 2005
North Dorset
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2005
Liverpool, West Derby
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
North East Milton Keynes
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Conwy
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.