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TRIDENT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 361: tabled on 29 November 2006

Tabled in the 2006-07 session.

This motion has been signed by 99 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 believes that the United Kingdom should continue to possess a strategic nuclear deterrent as long as other countries have nuclear weapons; and accordingly endorses the principle of preparing to replace the Trident system with a successor generation of the nuclear deterrent.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Southend West
Atkinson, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Hexham
Bacon, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2006
South Norfolk
Barker, Gregory
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Bexhill and Battle
Benyon, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Newbury
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Buckingham
Bone, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Wellingborough
Boswell, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 14 December 2006
Daventry
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Worthing West
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Altrincham and Sale West
Brazier, Mr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Canterbury
Brokenshire, James
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Hornchurch
Burrowes, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Enfield, Southgate
Butterfill, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Bournemouth West
Chope, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Christchurch
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Crabb, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Davies, David T. C.
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Monmouth
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Shipley
Davies, Mr Quentin
Conservative
Signed on 14 December 2006
Grantham and Stamford
Dorries, Nadine
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Mid Bedfordshire
Duddridge, James
Conservative
Signed on 7 March 2007
Rochford and Southend East
Dunne, Mr Philip
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Ludlow
Ellwood, Mr Tobias
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Bournemouth East
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 20 February 2007
Ribble Valley
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Bexleyheath and Crayford
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Lichfield
Fallon, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Sevenoaks
Francois, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Rayleigh
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2006
Harborough
Gauke, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
South West Hertfordshire
Goodwill, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Scarborough and Whitby
Gove, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Surrey Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 8 January 2007
North Wiltshire
Grieve, Mr Dominic
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 2007
Beaconsfield
Hammond, Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Wimbledon
Hands, Mr Greg
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Hammersmith and Fulham
Hayes, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
South Holland and The Deepings
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
North East Hertfordshire
Hendry, Charles
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Wealden
Hoban, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Fareham
Howard, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Folkestone and Hythe
Hunt, Mr Jeremy
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
South West Surrey
Jackson, Mr Stewart
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Peterborough
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2006
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 12 December 2006
Clwyd West
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Kirkbride, Julie
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Bromsgrove
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Epping Forest
Lait, Mrs Jacqui
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Beckenham
Lancaster, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
North East Milton Keynes
Lilley, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Hitchin and Harpenden
Mackay, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Bracknell
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Penrith and The Border
Main, Anne
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
St Albans
Maples, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2006
Stratford-on-Avon
May, Mrs Theresa
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2006
Maidenhead
McIntosh, Miss Anne
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Vale of York
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Newark
Neill, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Bromley and Chislehurst
Newmark, Mr Brooks
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Braintree
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Eddisbury
Ottaway, Richard
Conservative
Signed on 19 February 2007
Croydon South
Paice, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
South East Cambridgeshire
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Hemel Hempstead
Penrose, John
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Weston-Super-Mare
Pickles, Mr Eric
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Brentwood and Ongar
Prisk, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Hertford and Stortford
Pritchard, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
The Wrekin
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Romford
Ruffley, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Bury St Edmunds
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 2007
South West Bedfordshire
Simpson, Mr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 13 December 2006
Mid Norfolk
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Mid Sussex
Spelman, Mrs Caroline
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Meriden
Spicer, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2006
West Worcestershire
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Castle Point
Streeter, Mr Gary
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
South West Devon
Swayne, Mr Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
New Forest West
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Poole
Vaizey, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 2006
Wantage
Vara, Mr Shailesh
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
North West Cambridgeshire
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Gosport
Walker, Mr Charles
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Broxbourne
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Eastbourne
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 2006
Upminster
Whittingdale, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Maldon and East Chelmsford
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 2006
Maidstone and The Weald
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 2006
Leominster
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2006
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 6 December 2006
Macclesfield
Wright, Jeremy
Conservative
Signed on 7 December 2006
Rugby and Kenilworth

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

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

TRIDENT (Amendment 1)
at end add `but believes that before this House votes to endorse this principle it shall have received and have had at least six months to consider, a report which shall be produced by a committee of not less than seven right hon. Members who shall have been appointed by Mr Speaker to consider the desirability and cost of replacing the Trident system, together with alternatives to that policy, and that no vote shall be taken unless the Government has furnished to that committee for its consideration all such documents and information as that committee shall require for the proper preparation on its report.'.
Conservative, Sleaford and North Hykeham
9
signatures
EDM 361A1: tabled on 30 November 2006