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CHILD POVERTY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 975: tabled on 22 March 2005

Tabled in the 2004-05 session.

This motion has been signed by 40 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 UNICEF's new analysis, Child Poverty in Rich Countries 2005, which reveals that the UK has achieved a greater reduction in child poverty than the other 23 developed countries examined; and notes UNICEF's commendation of the transparency and credibility of the UK's approach, which independent research indicates is likely to achieve its stated ambitious targets.

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.

Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Putney
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Keighley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Hendon
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Crewe and Nantwich
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Monmouth
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Aberavon
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Norwich North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Bridgend
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 April 2005
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Luton North
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Bolton South East
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
Wolverhampton South West
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Hayes and Harlington
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2005
Kingston upon Hull North
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Mansfield
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Cardiff North
Perham, Linda
Labour
Signed on 4 April 2005
Ilford North
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Ealing North
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Pendle
Rapson, Syd
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Portsmouth North
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Loughborough
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Dundee West
Savidge, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Aberdeen North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2005
Nottingham South
Smith, Llew
Labour
Signed on 5 April 2005
Blaenau Gwent
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
North West Leicestershire
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2005
Conwy

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.