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GOVERNMENT PROPOSALS TO PILOT IDENTITY CARDS IN MANCHESTER

EDM (Early Day Motion) 672: tabled on 03 February 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 46 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 condemns the Government's proposal to consider piloting the identity card scheme in Manchester; notes with concern the wide disparities between Government and academic costing estimates of the scheme; believes that such funding would be better spent putting more police officers on the streets of Greater Manchester; notes the rising levels of public discontent over the scheme; and calls on the Government to halt the identity card scheme without delay.

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.

Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2009
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2009
Lewes
Binley, Mr Brian
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2009
Northampton South
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 22 April 2009
Altrincham and Sale West
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2009
North East Fife
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Islington North
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
Kingston and Surbiton
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2009
Hornsey and Wood Green
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2009
Bath
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2009
Romsey
Goldsworthy, Julia
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2009
Falmouth and Camborne
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2009
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 February 2009
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2009
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2009
Chesterfield
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2009
Cambridge
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 20 May 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 February 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 February 2009
Glasgow East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2009
Hayes and Harlington
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 February 2009
South Down
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2009
Leeds North West
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 5 March 2009
Croydon Central
Redwood, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 26 February 2009
Wokingham
Reid, Mr Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2009
Argyll and Bute
Scott, Mr Lee
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Ilford North
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Nottingham South
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2009
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 February 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Wallace, Mr Ben
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2009
Lancaster and Wyre
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2009
Bristol West
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 March 2009
Cardiff Central
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 2009
Spelthorne
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2009
Macclesfield
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2009
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.