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EDM (Early Day Motion) 247: tabled on 20 June 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 25 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 SADS UK on organising, donating and training on over 160 automated external defibrillators to schools in the UK; notes that as many as 270 pupils are dying from cardiac arrest at school each year and that immediate defibrillation increases the chance of their survival 10 fold; and calls on the Government to make defibrillators mandatory in all 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.

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support.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.