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PRIME MINISTER'S HUMANITARIAN INITIATIVE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 713: tabled on 16 April 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 86 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House congratulates the Prime Minister on his initiative which led to the decision by the United States and the French Government to implement his proposal of 8th April for safe havens in nothern Iraq, backed if necessary by military force to protect the humanitarian operations.

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.

Beaumont-Dark, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 1 May 1991
East Antrim
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 24 April 1991
Ilford North
Bevan, David Gilroy
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Birmingham, Yardley
Blackburn, Dr John
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Dudley West
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Holland with Boston
Bonsor, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Upminster
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Bury North
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Stafford
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Davyhulme
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Rochford
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Romsey and Waterside
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 24 April 1991
South Staffordshire
Currie, Mrs Edwina
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
South Derbyshire
Dickens, Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Littleborough and Saddleworth
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Harrow East
Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Hampstead and Highgate
Fox, Sir Marcus
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Shipley
Gale, Mr Roger
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
North Thanet
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Ludlow
Glyn, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Windsor and Maidenhead
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
South West Cambridgeshire
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Ealing North
Gregory, Conal
Conservative
Signed on 25 April 1991
York
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Cardiff Central
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Exeter
Hargreaves, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hargreaves, Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 22 April 1991
Hyndburn
Hawkins, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
High Peak
Hayward, Robert
Signed on 17 April 1991
Kingswood
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
South East Cornwall
Hill, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Southampton, Test
Hind, Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
West Lancashire
Howell, Sir Ralph
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
North Norfolk
Hunt, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Ravensbourne
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Cheltenham
Jessel, Toby
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Twickenham
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 22 April 1991
Wealden
Jones, Gwilym
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Cardiff North
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 23 April 1991
North Down
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Latham, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Rutland and Melton
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Burton
Lord, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Central Suffolk
Marlow, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Northampton North
McNair-Wilson, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 30 April 1991
Newbury
Meyer, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Clwyd North West
Moate, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Faversham
Morris, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Northampton South
Morrison, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Devizes
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 22 April 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
Nicholls, Mr Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Teignbridge
Oppenheim, Hon Phillip
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Amber Valley
Pawsey, James
Conservative
Signed on 19 April 1991
Rugby and Kenilworth
Peacock, Mrs Elizabeth
Conservative
Signed on 22 April 1991
Batley and Spen
Powell, William
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Corby
Price, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Eastleigh
Rowe, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Mid Kent
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Dover
Shaw, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Scarborough
Shelton, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Streatham
Shepherd, Sir Colin
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Hereford
Skeet, Sir Trevor
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
North Bedfordshire
Speed, Sir Keith
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Ashford
Stanbrook, Ivor
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Orpington
Sumberg, David
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Bury South
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Esher
Thompson, Sir Donald
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Calder Valley
Thorne, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Ilford South
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 25 April 1991
Crosby
Waller, Gary
Conservative
Signed on 23 April 1991
Keighley
Walters, Sir Dennis
Conservative
Signed on 19 April 1991
Westbury
Ward, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Poole
Wheeler, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 16 April 1991
Westminster North
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 1991
Macclesfield
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 17 April 1991
Sevenoaks

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

PRIME MINISTER'S HUMANITARIAN INITIATIVE (Amendment 1)
at end add 'but considers that such initiatives should have been taken and effective humanitarian operations should have commenced at least two weeks earlier.'.
Labour, Wentworth
5
signatures
EDM 713A1: tabled on 22 April 1991