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AUTISM

EDM (Early Day Motion) 705: tabled on 15 January 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 116 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 supports the call of Ivan Corea of the Autism Awareness Campaign UK for a national strategy on autism and a 10 year plan of action on autism and Asperger's syndrome; notes that the Prime Minister recently met Mr Corea and discussed autism; and calls on Her Majesty's Government to support the idea of an Autism Taskforce in order for Government departments, the voluntary sector, charities, community groups and parents groups to work together to address the serious education and health issues facing parents, carers and people with autism and Asperger's syndrome.

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 18 February 2008
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2008
Rossendale and Darwen
Atkins, Charlotte
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2008
Staffordshire Moorlands
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2008
Erith and Thamesmead
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2008
Leeds West
Bercow, John
Conservative
Signed on 18 February 2008
Buckingham
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 October 2008
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 January 2008
South East Cornwall
Brokenshire, James
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 2008
Hornchurch
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 2008
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 2008
Gordon
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2008
Elmet
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 February 2008
Sutton and Cheam
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 2008
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 January 2008
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2008
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Gower
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 18 February 2008
Morley and Rothwell
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2008
Barnsley West and Penistone
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 2008
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Islington North
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 18 February 2008
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Keighley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2008
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2008
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2008
Holborn and St Pancras
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 23 January 2008
Belfast North
Dorrell, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 7 February 2008
Charnwood
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 21 January 2008
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2008
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 2008
Ribble Valley
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2008
Hornsey and Wood Green
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 February 2008
Bath
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2008
Hastings and Rye
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 24 January 2008
Bethnal Green and Bow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Norwich North
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2008
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 2008
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2008
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2008
Gateshead East and Washington West
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 20 February 2008
Vauxhall
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2008
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 2008
Orpington
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 2008
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2008
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2008
Barnsley Central
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2008
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kawczynski, Daniel
Conservative
Signed on 28 January 2008
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 2008
Epping Forest
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2008
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 January 2008
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2008
Thurrock
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Blackpool South
John Mason,
Signed on 28 October 2008
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Calder Valley
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2008
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 January 2008
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 January 2008
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2008
Hayes and Harlington
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 22 January 2008
South Down
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Mansfield
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2008
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 31 January 2008
Cardiff North
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 21 February 2008
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 7 February 2008
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Knowsley South
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 February 2008
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 June 2008
Montgomeryshire
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2008
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2008
Ynys Môn
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2008
Hyndburn
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 17 January 2008
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 February 2008
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2008
Dover
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2008
Loughborough
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 2008
Dunfermline and West Fife
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 22 January 2008
Halifax
Ryan, Joan
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2008
Enfield North
Sarwar, Mr Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 19 May 2008
Glasgow Central
Sharma, Virendra
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2008
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2008
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 January 2008
Upper Bann
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 30 January 2008
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 January 2008
Bolsover
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 2008
Castle Point
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 February 2008
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, Ms Dari
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2008
Stockton South
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 19 February 2008
North West Leicestershire
Taylor, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 2008
Esher and Walton
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 28 January 2008
Wyre Forest
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 23 January 2008
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 18 February 2008
Brighton, Kemptown
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2008
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2008
Finchley and Golders Green
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2008
Angus
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 31 January 2008
Maidstone and The Weald
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2008
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 January 2008
Caernarfon
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 2008
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2008
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2008
Cardiff Central
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2008
Batley and Spen

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.