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COMMONWEALTH PARLIAMENTARY ASSOCIATION AND THE COMMONWEALTH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1189: tabled on 01 December 2005

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 53 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, following the recent very successful Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Malta, recognises that the Commonwealth has an enhanced and vital role in bringing its family of rich and poor nations together to discuss and take action on the major democratic, governance, economic and environmental development challenges that face the world; further recognises the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association as a most important forum within which all Commonwealth parliamentarians can work together to build and strengthen democracy throughout the Commonwealth; and acknowledges the excellent and highly relevant work of the United Kingdom Branch of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association in furthering the aims of the Association and commends membership of the United Kingdom Branch to all hon. Members.

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.

Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2005
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 December 2005
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2005
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2005
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2005
Tyne Bridge
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 19 December 2005
Leyton and Wanstead
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2005
West Lancashire
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2006
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2005
Keighley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2005
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 December 2005
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 14 December 2005
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2005
Stroud
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2006
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2005
Newport West
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2006
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2005
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2005
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2005
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2005
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 7 December 2005
Chorley
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2005
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2005
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2005
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2006
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2005
Salisbury
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 6 December 2005
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2005
New Forest East
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 8 December 2005
Mid Worcestershire
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2005
Blackpool South
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2005
Calder Valley
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 December 2005
South Antrim
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2005
Leeds East
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 9 January 2006
Croydon Central
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2005
Hemel Hempstead
Robinson, Mrs Iris
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 December 2005
Strangford
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 15 December 2005
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 December 2005
Colchester
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2005
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 December 2005
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2005
Castle Point
Vaizey, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 12 January 2006
Wantage
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2005
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 12 December 2005
Conwy
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 19 December 2005
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2005
Congleton

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.