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VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 340: tabled on 29 June 2010

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 notes with grave concern that despite the 18 rating that the most violent video games carry, some children and teenagers are still able to acquire them; congratulates the work of Mothers Against Violence with regard to their campaign to increase parental awareness of violent games; urges the Government to support the promotion of parental awareness of the violent content of video games which are 18-rated; and calls on the Government to urge Pan-European Game Information to take further steps to highlight the inappropriate content of these games for under 18s.

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.

Banks, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2010
Ochil and South Perthshire
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 2012
Carshalton and Wallington
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 July 2010
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2010
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2010
North Ayrshire and Arran
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2010
Islington North
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 2010
Edinburgh West
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 July 2010
Belfast North
Flello, Robert
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2010
Stoke-on-Trent South
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2010
Denton and Reddish
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2010
Portsmouth South
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2010
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Independent
Signed on 12 July 2010
North Down
Jones, Graham
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2010
Hyndburn
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2010
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 6 July 2010
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 6 July 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 June 2010
Belfast South
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2010
Mansfield
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 30 June 2010
South Down
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2010
Liverpool, Walton
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2010
Ealing, Southall
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 2010
Bristol West

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.