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OVERCOMING DISCRIMINATION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 737: tabled on 21 February 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 92 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House notes the continued lack of protection from discrimination in legislation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in goods and services; supports calls for increased equality for consumers regardless of their minority status; further supports moves to bring LGBT laws in-line with other equality legislation; and further supports the National Union of Students' campaign in working to overcome discrimination of all forms.

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
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2005
Manchester, Withington
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2005
Carshalton and Wallington
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Dumfries
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2005
Birmingham, Northfield
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Cambridge
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2005
Northampton South
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Leyton and Wanstead
Coleman, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
Hammersmith and Fulham
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Putney
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Keighley
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Hornchurch
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
Easington
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Hendon
Doughty, Sue
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 April 2005
Guildford
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Stroud
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Wallasey
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Monmouth
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Liverpool, Riverside
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2005
Sunderland North
Fitzsimons, Mrs Lorna
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Rochdale
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Newport West
Follett, Barbara
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Stevenage
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Aberavon
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Norwich North
Green, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 March 2005
Ludlow
Griffiths, Jane
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Reading East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2005
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2005
North Devon
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2005
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2005
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Hampstead and Highgate
Jackson, Helen
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Jones, Helen
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Warrington North
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2005
Cheltenham
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2005
Rugby and Kenilworth
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Brighton, Pavilion
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Manchester Central
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 February 2005
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Wolverhampton South West
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Blackpool South
Marsden, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2005
Shrewsbury and Atcham
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2005
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Kingston upon Hull North
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Cardiff North
O'Neill, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2005
Ochil
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Ilford North
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Hyndburn
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 February 2005
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2005
Dover
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2005
Loughborough
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2005
Colchester
Russell, Christine
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2005
City of Chester
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2005
Reading West
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2005
Glasgow, Govan
Sedgemore, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Hackney South and Shoreditch
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2005
Huddersfield
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2005
West Renfrewshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2005
Nottingham South
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Islington South and Finsbury
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2005
Manchester, Blackley
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2005
Alyn and Deeside
Thomas, Mr Simon
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 February 2005
Ceredigion
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2005
Richmond Park
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2005
Hemsworth
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2005
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2005
Liverpool, West Derby
White, Brian
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2005
North East Milton Keynes
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2005
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2005
Conwy

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.

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

OVERCOMING DISCRIMINATION (Amendment 1)
Line 6, at end add 'and regrets the fact that the Government blocked the passage of the Equality Bill introduced by Lord Lester which provided for equal protection from discrimination for LGBT people and other minority groups.'
Liberal Democrat, Oxford West and Abingdon
6
signatures
EDM 737A1: tabled on 28 February 2005