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EQUITABLE LIFE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 215: tabled on 09 December 2008

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 121 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 findings by the Parliamentary Ombudsman of 10 counts of maladministration by Government Departments in relation to Equitable Life; expresses concern at the Government's failure to respond to the Ombudsman's report within its own specified timescale; notes with concern that over 30,000 Equitable Life policyholders have died without seeing their situation resolved since the society's near-collapse in 2000; and calls on the Government to give a public response without delay to the Parliamentary Ombudsman's recommendations and set out a timetable for action.

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.

Ainsworth, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 2009
East Surrey
Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 January 2009
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Ancram, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2008
Devizes
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 February 2009
Lewes
Baron, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 12 January 2009
Billericay
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2008
Leeds West
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2008
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 9 December 2008
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Browne, Mr Jeremy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2008
Taunton
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Gordon
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Elmet
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Sutton and Cheam
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 December 2008
East Londonderry
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2008
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 April 2009
Orkney and Shetland
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2008
Gower
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Brigg and Goole
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2008
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clappison, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2009
Hertsmere
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2008
Leyton and Wanstead
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Stockton North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 11 December 2008
Blaenau Gwent
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 15 December 2008
Shipley
Davis, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2009
Haltemprice and Howden
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Burton
Djanogly, Mr Jonathan
Conservative
Signed on 12 January 2009
Huntingdon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 December 2008
Belfast North
Dorries, Nadine
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2009
Mid Bedfordshire
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 December 2008
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Sunderland North
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 January 2009
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2009
Hornsey and Wood Green
Field, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 16 December 2008
Cities of London and Westminster
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 18 December 2008
Bethnal Green and Bow
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 December 2008
St Ives
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 15 January 2009
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Goldsworthy, Julia
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Falmouth and Camborne
Gove, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 2009
Surrey Heath
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 15 December 2008
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 December 2008
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 December 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2009
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 15 December 2008
Orpington
Horwood, Mr Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2009
Cheltenham
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Cambridge
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2009
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2008
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 January 2009
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Huhne, Chris
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Eastleigh
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2008
Cheadle
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Hampstead and Highgate
Jackson, Mr Stewart
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2008
Peterborough
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Hereford
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2009
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2008
Salisbury
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2008
Richmond Park
Laws, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 December 2008
Yeovil
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Manchester, Withington
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2009
Gainsborough
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Brighton, Pavilion
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2008
East Worthing and Shoreham
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2008
Mid Worcestershire
Mackay, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 11 December 2008
Bracknell
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 2009
Penrith and The Border
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 December 2008
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Main, Anne
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2008
St Albans
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 February 2009
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 26 January 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Leeds North West
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2008
Wansbeck
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2008
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Montgomeryshire
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 2009
Hemel Hempstead
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 January 2009
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 December 2008
Southport
Reid, Mr Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 December 2008
Argyll and Bute
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Dunfermline and West Fife
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2008
Halifax
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 January 2009
North Cornwall
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Rochdale
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Torbay
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2008
Ilford North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2008
Nottingham South
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 15 December 2008
Castle Point
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Hazel Grove
Taylor, Ms Dari
Labour
Signed on 18 December 2008
Stockton South
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2009
Truro and St Austell
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 12 January 2009
Wyre Forest
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2009
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 10 December 2008
Liverpool, West Derby
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Northavon
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 18 December 2008
Caernarfon
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2008
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 January 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 January 2009
Cardiff Central
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2008
Macclesfield
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 December 2008
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.