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NUCLEAR WEAPONS CONVENTION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 72: tabled on 06 November 2007

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 109 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 notes the forthcoming 40th anniversary of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty; further notes the continued failure of the international community to abolish nuclear weapons or prevent their further proliferation; endorses the unanimous opinion of the International Court of Justice that there exists an obligation to pursue in good faith, and bring to a conclusion, negotiations leading to nuclear disarmament in all its aspects under strict and effective international control; further notes the recent 10th anniversary of the submission of a model nuclear weapons convention by Costa Rica to the United Nations for discussion; and calls upon the Government to work to achieve progress on multilateral negotiations with the aim of achieving implementation of a nuclear weapons convention by 2020.

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.

Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2008
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Erith and Thamesmead
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 November 2007
Lewes
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2008
Leeds West
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2008
Aberdeen South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Kingswood
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 7 November 2007
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 November 2007
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2007
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2007
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 January 2008
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2008
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Gower
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Morley and Rothwell
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2007
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2007
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Leyton and Wanstead
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2008
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Stockton North
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2007
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2007
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 2007
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 6 November 2007
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2007
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Livingston
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2007
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2007
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 13 November 2007
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2007
Sunderland North
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 2007
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2007
Hornsey and Wood Green
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 January 2008
Bath
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2007
Hastings and Rye
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 26 November 2007
Bethnal Green and Bow
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2007
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Norwich North
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2007
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Grogan, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2008
Selby
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2007
Bedford
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 November 2007
Midlothian
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2007
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 November 2007
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2007
Ashton-under-Lyne
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 November 2007
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 January 2008
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2008
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 13 December 2007
Barnsley Central
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2008
Hereford
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2007
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Brighton, Pavilion
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2008
Edmonton
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 November 2007
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2008
Medway
John Mason,
Signed on 15 October 2008
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2007
Calder Valley
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 January 2008
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2007
Hayes and Harlington
Meacher, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Oldham West and Royton
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2007
Mansfield
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Bristol North West
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 November 2007
Winchester
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 19 November 2007
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 22 November 2007
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 November 2007
Southport
Purchase, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Wolverhampton North East
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 November 2007
Dunfermline and West Fife
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Halifax
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 13 March 2008
Glasgow North West
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2007
Rochdale
Salmond, Mr Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 November 2007
Banff and Buchan
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2007
Nottingham South
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 6 February 2008
Bolsover
Soulsby, Sir Peter
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Leicester South
Starkey, Dr Phyllis
Labour
Signed on 18 February 2008
Milton Keynes South West
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2007
North West Leicestershire
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 13 November 2007
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 7 November 2007
Brighton, Kemptown
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2007
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2007
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 4 December 2007
Liverpool, West Derby
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 January 2008
Northavon
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 November 2007
Angus
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2007
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 January 2008
Caernarfon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 2007
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 November 2007
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 November 2007
Bristol West
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 January 2008
Cardiff Central
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 November 2007
Perth and North Perthshire
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 18 February 2008
Batley and Spen
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 December 2007
Teignbridge

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.