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TIME FOR ACTION CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 48: tabled on 14 May 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 65 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 recognises the importance of Action for ME's Time for Action campaign to educate policy makers, service providers and the public on myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME), a misunderstood disease which affects more than 250,000 people in the UK and leaves half of its sufferers unable to work; acknowledges a lack of understanding of ME that has resulted in many sufferers unable to access support; and welcomes the campaign's commitment to ending the ignorance, injustice and neglect of ME once and for all.

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.

Alexander, Heidi
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2012
Lewisham East
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2012
Blaydon
Blomfield, Paul
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2012
Sheffield Central
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 May 2012
Worthing West
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 2012
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2012
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 17 May 2012
North Ayrshire and Arran
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 25 June 2012
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2012
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2012
Bolton North East
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 2012
Edinburgh West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 May 2012
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 May 2012
Lagan Valley
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 16 May 2012
Foyle
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 19 June 2012
Sefton Central
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2012
Westmorland and Lonsdale
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 May 2012
St Ives
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2012
Edinburgh East
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 17 May 2012
North Tyneside
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2012
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 May 2012
Portsmouth South
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 June 2012
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 May 2012
Luton North
Horwood, Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 July 2012
Cheltenham
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2012
Knowsley
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 2012
Epping Forest
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2012
Wansbeck
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2012
New Forest East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 May 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 20 June 2012
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 11 June 2012
Brighton, Pavilion
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 May 2012
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 14 June 2012
Belfast South
McGovern, Alison
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Wirral South
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2012
Mansfield
Mordaunt, Penny
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 2012
Portsmouth North
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Livingston
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 2012
Leeds North West
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Redwood, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 12 June 2012
Wokingham
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 July 2012
North Cornwall
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2012
Lewisham, Deptford
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 June 2012
Torbay
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 May 2012
Strangford
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2012
Huddersfield
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 May 2012
Upper Bann
Soames, Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 2012
Mid Sussex
Streeter, Mr Gary
Conservative
Signed on 11 June 2012
South West Devon
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Blackley and Broughton
Swales, Ian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 May 2012
Redcar
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2012
Alyn and Deeside
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 2012
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 May 2012
Bristol West
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 June 2012
Perth and North Perthshire
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2012
Batley and Spen
Wright, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 2012
Norwich South

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.