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ACTION MESOTHELIOMA DAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2056: tabled on 11 July 2011

Tabled in the 2010-12 session.

This motion has been signed by 42 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 congratulates the many asbestos support groups throughout the country who on 1 July 2011 came together to remember the thousands of people who have died of mesothelioma, an asbestos-related disease for which there is no cure; expresses concern that the British mesothelioma death rate is the highest in the world; is concerned at thisand the rising number of deaths of teachers and other support workers working inschools due tothe large number of schools which still contain asbestos; commends the work of the Asbestos in Schools Group; and calls on the Government to adopt US-style policies of disclosure with local authorities and governors, providing an annual update to parents and teachers on the condition and management of asbestos in schools.

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.

Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2011
Rother Valley
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2011
York Central
Blenkinsop, Tom
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 18 July 2011
Worthing West
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Gower
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 5 September 2011
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2011
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2011
Dagenham and Rainham
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 July 2011
Belfast North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2011
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 July 2011
St Ives
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2011
North Tyneside
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Independent
Signed on 14 September 2011
North Down
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2011
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2011
Luton North
Jamieson, Cathy
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 July 2011
Manchester, Withington
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2011
Manchester Central
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 13 July 2011
Belfast East
Mann, John
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2011
Bassetlaw
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Hayes and Harlington
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 1 November 2011
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2011
Easington
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 July 2011
Southport
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Halifax
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 July 2011
South Down
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Liverpool, Walton
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 11 August 2011
Glenrothes
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 July 2011
Strangford
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 14 July 2011
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2011
Bolsover
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2011
Blackley and Broughton
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2011
Alyn and Deeside
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 12 July 2011
Arfon
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 July 2011
Bristol West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.