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EDUCATION MAINTENANCE ALLOWANCE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 422: tabled on 09 December 2009

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 94 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 supports the extension of education maintenance allowance to over half a million young people who have signed up to receive the allowance since it was rolled out nationally in 2004; calls on the Government to never waiver in its commitment to 16 to 19 year olds who wish to stay on in higher education; opposes any attempts to deny the poorest young people in society the financial assistance to stay on in education; and calls on the Government to guarantee the future of the education maintenance allowance.

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 8 February 2010
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Allen, Mr Graham
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
Nottingham North
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Blaydon
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2010
Rossendale and Darwen
Atkins, Charlotte
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Staffordshire Moorlands
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Erith and Thamesmead
Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
West Bromwich West
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2010
City of York
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Aberdeen South
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Bootle
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 14 January 2010
Kingswood
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 December 2009
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 December 2009
South East Cornwall
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Dumfries and Galloway
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Elmet
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
Bury North
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Stockton North
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
Keighley
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Burton
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Heywood and Middleton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 15 December 2009
Foyle
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2010
Eltham
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Liverpool, Riverside
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Sunderland North
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Flello, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2010
Stoke-on-Trent South
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Ilford South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Walthamstow
Hamilton, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 February 2010
Midlothian
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 December 2009
Portsmouth South
Harris, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Glasgow South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Jarrow
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Luton North
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Knowsley North and Sefton East
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Chorley
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 December 2009
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Brighton, Pavilion
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
High Peak
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Amber Valley
Mann, John
Labour
Signed on 26 January 2010
Bassetlaw
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Blackpool South
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 5 January 2010
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2009
Hayes and Harlington
McIsaac, Shona
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2010
Cleethorpes
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Mansfield
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Cardiff North
Morley, Elliot
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
Scunthorpe
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Wansbeck
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Torfaen
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Bristol North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Plaskitt, Mr James
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Warwick and Leamington
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 16 December 2009
Hyndburn
Pound, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 9 February 2010
Ealing North
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Pendle
Short, Clare
Independent Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Birmingham, Ladywood
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Nottingham South
Smith, Ms Angela C.
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Southworth, Helen
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Warrington South
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2010
Edinburgh East
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Brighton, Kemptown
Twigg, Derek
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Halton
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 10 December 2009
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Stoke-on-Trent North
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 14 December 2009
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 14 December 2009
Conwy
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Batley and Spen
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 25 January 2010
Great Yarmouth

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.