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CRIMINAL LEGAL AID REVIEW

EDM (Early Day Motion) 745: tabled on 12 October 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 50 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 deplores the strike by barristers which is unacceptably designed to blackmail the Government into continuing to pay excessive legal aid fees for criminal court work; calls upon the Lord Chancellor to stand firm on the issue of reform of criminal legal aid; and further calls upon the Criminal Bar Association to work constructively with the Government, and in particular to await the legal aid review which is due to report in 2006.

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.

Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Rossendale and Darwen
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2005
Erith and Thamesmead
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2005
South Ribble
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2005
Dumfries and Galloway
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Morley and Rothwell
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2005
Bury North
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2005
Leyton and Wanstead
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2005
Heywood and Middleton
Donohoe, Mr Brian H.
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Central Ayrshire
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2005
Lewisham West
Eagle, Angela
Labour
Signed on 28 October 2005
Wallasey
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Birkenhead
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2005
Newport West
Griffith, Nia
Labour
Signed on 10 November 2005
Llanelli
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Denton and Reddish
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 31 October 2005
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 October 2005
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 26 October 2005
Orpington
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2005
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Mr Kevan
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2005
North Durham
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2005
Clwyd South
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2005
Ealing, Southall
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2005
Calder Valley
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 8 December 2005
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 21 October 2005
Hayes and Harlington
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 26 April 2006
Bristol North West
Norris, Dan
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2005
Wansdyke
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Knowsley South
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2005
Ynys Môn
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Hyndburn
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 16 November 2005
Huddersfield
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2005
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 24 October 2005
Upper Bann
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2005
Manchester, Blackley
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 25 October 2005
Wyre Forest
Trickett, Jon
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2005
Hemsworth
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Waltho, Lynda
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Stourbridge
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2005
Conwy
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 28 October 2005
East Antrim
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2005
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.