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NUCLEAR WEAPONS CONVENTION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1282: tabled on 02 April 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 95 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 41st 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 negotions 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 9 November 2009
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Aberdeen South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Kingswood
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 2009
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 October 2009
South East Cornwall
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Birmingham, Northfield
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2009
Gower
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Morley and Rothwell
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Bury North
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2009
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2009
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 12 October 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Livingston
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Hendon
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 April 2009
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Holborn and St Pancras
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 22 April 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
Sunderland North
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 2 April 2009
Bethnal Green and Bow
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 2009
St Ives
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Walthamstow
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 November 2009
Romsey
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2009
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 5 May 2009
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 April 2009
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 May 2009
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 April 2009
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 April 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2009
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2009
Lanark and Hamilton East
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Luton North
Horwood, Mr Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 2009
Cheltenham
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 November 2009
Cambridge
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 April 2009
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kilfoyle, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Liverpool, Walton
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 June 2009
Richmond Park
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 April 2009
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2009
Brighton, Pavilion
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 October 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Marshall-Andrews, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Medway
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 April 2009
Glasgow East
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
Dundee West
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 28 April 2009
South Down
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2009
Crawley
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Cardiff North
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Bristol North West
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 12 October 2009
Croydon Central
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2009
Ealing North
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 April 2009
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Purchase, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Wolverhampton North East
Reed, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 30 April 2009
Loughborough
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 April 2009
Dunfermline and West Fife
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 29 April 2009
Halifax
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 May 2009
Rochdale
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
Glenrothes
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2009
Bradford West
Soulsby, Sir Peter
Labour
Signed on 21 May 2009
Leicester South
Stoate, Dr Howard
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2009
Dartford
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 April 2009
Hazel Grove
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 June 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 2 April 2009
North West Leicestershire
Thornberry, Ms Emily
Labour
Signed on 29 October 2009
Islington South and Finsbury
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 23 April 2009
Pudsey
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 22 April 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 20 April 2009
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 April 2009
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 2 April 2009
Caernarfon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 April 2009
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 June 2009
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 April 2009
Bristol West
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 October 2009
Cardiff Central

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.