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TUBERCULOSIS IN LONDON

EDM (Early Day Motion) 813: tabled on 12 October 2010

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 concern the significant rise in tuberculosis (TB) in the UK over the last 20 years to over 9,000 cases and 400 deaths annually; recognises that London accounts for nearly 40 per cent. of all cases and has a higher rate of TB than any other capital in western Europe; further notes that TB often affects the poorest and most vulnerable communities; welcomes the recently published London TB Service Review; and urges the Government seriously and urgently to consider implementing the recommendations made in the review including the establishment of a London Board of TB Control.

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.

Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 October 2010
East Londonderry
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2010
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2010
Islington North
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2010
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2010
Holborn and St Pancras
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 October 2010
Foyle
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2010
Eltham
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2010
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2010
Aberavon
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2010
Ilford South
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 October 2010
St Ives
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2010
North Tyneside
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 October 2010
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2010
Luton North
Huppert, Dr Julian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2010
Cambridge
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 October 2010
Manchester, Withington
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 20 October 2010
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 21 October 2010
Brighton, Pavilion
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 October 2010
South Antrim
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 25 October 2010
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 14 October 2010
Mansfield
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 October 2010
Southport
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2010
Lewisham, Deptford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 18 October 2010
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 20 October 2010
Upper Bann
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2010
Leicester East
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 2010
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.