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EXTENSION OF ENTITLEMENT TO TRAVEL CONCESSIONS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1455: tabled on 24 January 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 47 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 Travel Concessions (Extension of Entitlement) (England) Order 2005 and supports the extension of provision of free bus travel for over-60s and disabled people; but calls on the Government to ensure that adjacent local authorities co-operate to provide a joint concessionary travel scheme to provide free bus travel across adjoining district boundaries, particulary when this is necessary to provide access to hospitals, shops and other essential facilities.

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 26 January 2006
Rossendale and Darwen
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 February 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2006
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Lyn
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2006
West Ham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 January 2006
East Londonderry
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2006
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2006
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2006
Bolton North East
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2006
Easington
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 31 January 2006
Belfast North
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2006
Lewisham West
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 1 February 2006
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2006
Sunderland North
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 2 February 2006
Bethnal Green and Bow
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2006
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2006
Gateshead East and Washington West
Horwood, Mr Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 February 2006
Cheltenham
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2006
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2006
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2006
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2006
Hereford
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 January 2006
Manchester, Withington
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 January 2006
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2006
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2006
Mansfield
Moon, Mrs Madeleine
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2006
Bridgend
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
North East Cambridgeshire
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2006
Southport
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 7 February 2006
Romford
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2006
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 February 2006
Upper Bann
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2006
Pudsey
Vaizey, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 2006
Wantage
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 January 2006
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2006
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2006
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2006
Macclesfield
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2006
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.