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AWARD OF THE PINGAT JASA MALAYSIA MEDAL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 107: tabled on 17 May 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 67 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 announcement by the Malaysian Government that it wishes to award the Pingat Jasa Malaysia medal to all Commonwealth ex-service personnel who served in either the emergency or the confrontation in that country between 1957 and 1966; recalls that a number of British Army regiments, including the Royal Ulster Rifles, served in Borneo during that period together with other elements of the United Kingdom Armed Forces; notes that the Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister has discussed the award of the medal with the Right honourable Member for Blackburn, the Foreign Secretary; and calls on the Government to permit British ex-service personnel to receive this medal as recognition of their valiant service to the Crown and the people of Malaysia.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 10 October 2005
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2005
Blaydon
Benyon, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 14 December 2005
Newbury
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 2005
Canterbury
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 June 2005
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2005
Newcastle upon Tyne East and Wallsend
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2005
Solihull
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 2005
Orkney and Shetland
Carswell, Mr Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 27 October 2005
Harwich
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Gower
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2005
Stockton North
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2005
Coventry South
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2005
Kingston and Surbiton
Philip Dunne,
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2005
Ludlow
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2005
Eltham
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 13 June 2005
Ribble Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2005
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2006
Bath
Goodman, Helen
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2005
Bishop Auckland
Goodwill, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 2005
Scarborough and Whitby
Gove, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 2005
Surrey Heath
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 14 June 2005
Selby
Gummer, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 14 February 2006
Suffolk Coastal
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 May 2005
Portsmouth South
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2006
Somerton and Frome
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2005
Birmingham, Yardley
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2005
Vauxhall
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 9 January 2006
Orpington
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2005
Bolton South East
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 2005
Clwyd West
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 6 July 2005
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Knight, Mr Greg
Conservative
Signed on 22 June 2005
East Yorkshire
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 October 2005
Richmond Park
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2005
Blackpool South
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 14 June 2005
Medway
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2005
Hayes and Harlington
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2005
Great Grimsby
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 2005
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 2005
Leeds North West
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 10 October 2005
Croydon Central
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 8 June 2005
Hemel Hempstead
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2005
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2005
Pendle
Pritchard, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 2006
The Wrekin
Robinson, Mr Peter
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 May 2005
Belfast East
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 2005
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2005
Colchester
Simon, Mr Siôn
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2005
Birmingham, Erdington
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 May 2005
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 23 May 2005
Castle Point
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 7 November 2005
Poole
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2005
North West Leicestershire
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2005
Hemsworth
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2005
Brighton, Kemptown
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 8 June 2005
Stoke-on-Trent North
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 20 October 2005
North Dorset
Waltho, Lynda
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2005
Stourbridge
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 29 June 2005
Eastbourne
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 June 2005
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2005
Conwy
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 May 2005
East Antrim

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.