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RELEASE OF SHAKER AAMER, LAST BRITISH RESIDENT IN GUANTÁNAMO

EDM (Early Day Motion) 547: tabled on 06 January 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 101 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 welcomes President Obama's commitment to close Guantánamo and his appeal to European countries to take in released detainees; supports the representations by the Government for the release and return of Shaker Aamer, the last British resident held in Guantánamo; notes that Mr Aamer has been detained for nearly eight years without trial or charge; further notes that he was a UK resident before his detention and that his wife and children have always lived in this country; and urges the Government to make renewed representations to the US to secure his release and return to this country.

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 1 February 2010
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Blaydon
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 February 2010
Lewes
Barlow, Ms Celia
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Hove
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2010
City of York
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 7 April 2010
Kingswood
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2010
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Gordon
Buck, Ms Karen
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Regent's Park and Kensington North
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Elmet
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2010
Twickenham
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 2010
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Blyth Valley
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Gower
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
North Ayrshire and Arran
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Cynon Valley
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Leyton and Wanstead
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Stockton North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2010
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 13 January 2010
Blaenau Gwent
Davis, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2010
Haltemprice and Howden
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Hendon
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Holborn and St Pancras
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 January 2010
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Sunderland North
Featherstone, Lynne
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Hornsey and Wood Green
Flello, Mr Robert
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Stoke-on-Trent South
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2010
Newport West
Foster, Mr Don
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 February 2010
Bath
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Aberavon
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 30 March 2010
Bethnal Green and Bow
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Walthamstow
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2010
Romsey
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 January 2010
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 January 2010
North Devon
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 March 2010
Birmingham, Yardley
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 March 2010
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Luton North
Horwood, Mr Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 March 2010
Cheltenham
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Cambridge
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 January 2010
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2010
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 January 2010
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2010
Hereford
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Kramer, Susan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 January 2010
Richmond Park
Lamb, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
North Norfolk
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 19 January 2010
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 2010
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Brighton, Pavilion
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Thurrock
Mallaber, Judy
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2010
Amber Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Hayes and Harlington
McIsaac, Shona
Labour
Signed on 7 April 2010
Cleethorpes
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Great Grimsby
Moore, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 February 2010
Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2010
Sunderland South
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
Winchester
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
Montgomeryshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 15 March 2010
Croydon Central
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Dover
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
Dunfermline and West Fife
Short, Clare
Independent Labour
Signed on 4 February 2010
Birmingham, Ladywood
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Nottingham South
Singh, Mr Marsha
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Bradford West
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Bolsover
Slaughter, Andy
Labour
Signed on 7 April 2010
Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Eccles
Strang, Dr Gavin
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2010
Edinburgh East
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 January 2010
Hazel Grove
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 February 2010
Brent East
Thornberry, Ms Emily
Labour
Signed on 21 January 2010
Islington South and Finsbury
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 7 January 2010
Brighton, Kemptown
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2010
Leicester East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 13 January 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 11 January 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2010
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 January 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 February 2010
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2010
Cardiff Central
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2010
Batley and Spen
Wright, Mr Anthony
Labour
Signed on 25 March 2010
Great Yarmouth
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2010
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.