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ORGAN DONATION AND PRESUMED CONSENT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 910: tabled on 23 February 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 36 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 the announcement by the Welsh Assembly Government that Wales will move to a system of presumed consent, based on a soft opt-out system for organ donation; congratulates the patients and organisations, led by the Kidney Wales Foundation, on persuading the Welsh Assembly Government to take this step; recognises the overwhelming public support for such a move; and, following a free vote in the National Assembly for Wales, looks forward to supporting that move in this House, alongside a strengthened infrastructure to support the change.

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.

Ainger, Nick
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Blyth Valley
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Keighley
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 15 March 2010
Blaenau Gwent
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Burton
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Sunderland North
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 25 March 2010
Aberavon
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 2010
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2010
North Devon
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2010
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Luton North
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Pontypridd
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Tamworth
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 March 2010
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 3 March 2010
Belfast South
Michael, Alun
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Cardiff South and Penarth
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Cardiff North
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Wansbeck
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Torfaen
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 22 March 2010
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Nottingham South
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 24 February 2010
Castle Point
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
East Dunbartonshire
Touhig, Mr Don
Labour
Signed on 6 April 2010
Islwyn
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 24 February 2010
Brighton, Kemptown
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Cardiff Central

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.