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BAHÁ'ÍS IN IRAN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 379: tabled on 21 June 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 57 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 expresses deep concern at the intensification of persecution of members of the Bahá'í faith in Iran over recent months; is mindful of the ongoing EU-Iran human rights dialogue; and urges the Government to endeavour to place the specific issue of the Bahá'ís on the agenda when the next round of the dialogue takes place.

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.

Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2005
Erith and Thamesmead
Barlow, Ms Celia
Labour
Signed on 10 October 2005
Hove
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2005
Edinburgh West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 June 2005
Carshalton and Wallington
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2005
Dumfries and Galloway
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2005
Birmingham, Northfield
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2005
Twickenham
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2005
Gower
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 6 June 2006
Hertsmere
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2005
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2005
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2005
Keighley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2005
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2005
Hendon
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 June 2005
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2005
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 July 2005
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2005
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 4 July 2005
Ribble Valley
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 June 2005
St Ives
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2005
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2005
North Devon
Hendrick, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2005
Preston
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 22 June 2005
North Down
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2005
Chesterfield
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 July 2005
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2005
Edinburgh North and Leith
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 June 2005
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2005
Wolverhampton South West
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 October 2005
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2005
Hayes and Harlington
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2005
Ynys Môn
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2005
Southport
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 10 October 2005
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2005
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2005
Torbay
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2005
Glasgow Central
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2005
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 June 2006
Upper Bann
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2005
Bradford West
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2005
Manchester, Blackley
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 July 2005
Hazel Grove
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2005
North West Leicestershire
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 2005
Brent East
Villiers, Mrs Theresa
Conservative
Signed on 10 October 2005
Chipping Barnet
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2005
Stoke-on-Trent North
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2005
Ceredigion
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 July 2005
Cardiff Central
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 2005
Teignbridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.