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SAFETY OF MEDICINES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 29: tabled on 18 November 2009

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 88 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 believes that the safety of medicines should be established by the most reliable methods available in order to reduce the large and increasing toll of serious adverse drug reactions; and calls on the Government to initiate an unprecedented comparison of currently required animal tests with a set of human biology-based tests, to see which is the most effective means to predict the safety of medicines for patients.

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 21 January 2010
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Allen, Mr Graham
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Nottingham North
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Lewes
Barlow, Ms Celia
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2009
Hove
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Aberdeen South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2009
Kingswood
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Binley, Mr Brian
Conservative
Signed on 3 March 2010
Northampton South
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 January 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2010
Elmet
Burns, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 5 January 2010
West Chelmsford
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 December 2009
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2010
Bury North
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2010
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Leyton and Wanstead
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 14 January 2010
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2010
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Keighley
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Coventry South
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 25 November 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Burton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2010
Holborn and St Pancras
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 23 March 2010
Aberdeen North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Sunderland North
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Hornsey and Wood Green
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 March 2010
Bath
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 10 December 2009
Bethnal Green and Bow
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 February 2010
St Ives
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2010
Bedford
Harris, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2009
Glasgow South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2010
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Tamworth
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2009
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 January 2010
Richmond Park
Lamb, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2010
North Norfolk
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 November 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Main, Anne
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2010
St Albans
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Calder Valley
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 November 2009
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 14 December 2009
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Hayes and Harlington
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 January 2010
South Down
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Cardiff South and Penarth
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2010
North East Cambridgeshire
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Montgomeryshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 10 December 2009
Croydon Central
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2010
Warwick and Leamington
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 25 March 2010
Ealing North
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Southport
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 December 2009
North Cornwall
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
Torbay
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2010
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Bradford West
Slaughter, Andy
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush
Smith, Geraldine
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Morecambe and Lunesdale
Smith, Jacqui
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2010
Redditch
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Eccles
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2010
Edinburgh East
Streeter, Mr Gary
Conservative
Signed on 18 January 2010
South West Devon
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
East Dunbartonshire
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Tredinnick, David
Conservative
Signed on 5 February 2010
Bosworth
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2010
Brighton, Kemptown
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 January 2010
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 March 2010
Caernarfon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 March 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Brecon and Radnorshire
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2010
Batley and Spen
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Great Yarmouth
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
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.