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CITIZENS' CONVENTION (ACCOUNTABILITY AND ETHICS) BILL

EDM (Early Day Motion) 148: tabled on 23 November 2009

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 149 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 is concerned at the current crisis of confidence regarding the political system; maintains that electors and not just politicians should be involved in initiating change; supports the provisions of the Citizens' Convention (Accountability and Ethics) Bill introduced in the last Session; believes that these provisions should be enacted expeditiously; and calls on the Government to provide sufficient additional time for any such Bill introduced in the present Session to be enacted.

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 23 November 2009
East Surrey
Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Rossendale and Darwen
Atkins, Charlotte
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Staffordshire Moorlands
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Erith and Thamesmead
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Lewes
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
City of York
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2009
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Kingswood
Bone, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 2010
Wellingborough
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 2009
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Browne, Mr Jeremy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 December 2009
Taunton
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 December 2009
Gordon
Burden, Richard
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Birmingham, Northfield
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Elmet
Burstow, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Sutton and Cheam
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Solihull
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 December 2009
Twickenham
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2010
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Orkney and Shetland
Cawsey, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 8 December 2009
Brigg and Goole
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Morley and Rothwell
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Leyton and Wanstead
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Keighley
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 2010
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 23 November 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Davies, David T. C.
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 2009
Monmouth
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2010
Livingston
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Heywood and Middleton
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 December 2009
Lagan Valley
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 November 2009
Foyle
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 1 February 2010
Ribble Valley
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 2009
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Hornsey and Wood Green
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Birkenhead
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Bath
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 November 2009
St Ives
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Walsall South
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Romsey
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2009
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Goldsworthy, Julia
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Falmouth and Camborne
Hall, Patrick
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2010
Bedford
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Oxford West and Abingdon
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 December 2009
North Devon
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 2009
North East Hertfordshire
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Birmingham, Yardley
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 November 2009
North Down
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Vauxhall
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 November 2009
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 2009
Orpington
Horwood, Mr Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 December 2009
Cheltenham
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Cambridge
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Chorley
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 December 2009
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Huhne, Chris
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Eastleigh
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kaufman, Sir Gerald
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Manchester, Gorton
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 2009
Salisbury
Laws, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 December 2009
Yeovil
Laxton, Mr Bob
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Derby North
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Manchester, Withington
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
High Peak
Linton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Battersea
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 November 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 2009
Mid Worcestershire
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Blackpool South
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 December 2009
Glasgow East
Mates, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 2009
East Hampshire
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Dundee West
Meacher, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Oldham West and Royton
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 November 2009
Mansfield
Mercer, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2009
Newark
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 1 December 2009
Great Grimsby
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Cardiff North
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Bristol North West
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Winchester
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Nuneaton
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 2009
Hemel Hempstead
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 2 December 2009
Warwick and Leamington
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Pendle
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 1 December 2009
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Dover
Reid, Mr Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Argyll and Bute
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Halifax
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Coventry North West
Rowen, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Rochdale
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Torbay
Short, Clare
Independent Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Birmingham, Ladywood
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 November 2009
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Bradford West
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 24 November 2009
Castle Point
Starkey, Dr Phyllis
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Milton Keynes South West
Streeter, Mr Gary
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2009
South West Devon
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 3 December 2009
Manchester, Blackley
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Hazel Grove
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 December 2009
Truro and St Austell
Taylor, Dr Richard
Independent
Signed on 30 November 2009
Wyre Forest
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 December 2009
Brent East
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Sherwood
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 30 November 2009
Brighton, Kemptown
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 8 December 2009
Gosport
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 November 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 30 November 2009
North Dorset
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Northavon
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2009
Conwy
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 23 November 2009
Caernarfon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 November 2009
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 November 2009
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
Great Yarmouth
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 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.