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SETTLEMENT OF GURKHAS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1028: tabled on 05 March 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 58 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 commends the work of the Gurkha Settlement Office in providing free and accurate advice to ex-Gurkhas; is concerned by reports of exploitation of ex-Gurkhas by unscrupulous agencies operating in Nepal; and encourages the Government to take urgent steps to ensure that ex-Gurkhas are fully prepared and equipped for life in the UK before leaving Nepal.

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.

Arbuthnot, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 22 March 2010
North East Hampshire
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
South East Cornwall
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2010
Solihull
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
East Londonderry
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2010
Easington
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Kingston and Surbiton
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Glasgow South West
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
Shipley
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Hendon
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 March 2010
Belfast North
Donaldson, Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 March 2010
Lagan Valley
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 17 March 2010
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
Ribble Valley
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2010
St Ives
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2010
North Devon
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 7 April 2010
North East Hertfordshire
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2010
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 March 2010
North Southwark and Bermondsey
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 2010
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 7 April 2010
Clwyd West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
Salisbury
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 7 April 2010
Epping Forest
Loughton, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2010
East Worthing and Shoreham
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Mansfield
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2010
North East Cambridgeshire
Neill, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 6 April 2010
Bromley and Chislehurst
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 7 April 2010
Croydon Central
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2010
Hemel Hempstead
Prosser, Gwyn
Labour
Signed on 16 March 2010
Dover
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 16 March 2010
Romford
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 March 2010
Colchester
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 6 April 2010
South West Bedfordshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
Upper Bann
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Castle Point
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 8 March 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 8 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
Eastbourne
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 15 March 2010
Conwy
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.