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REPORT OF INQUIRY INTO PALESTINIAN CHILDREN IN ISRAELI MILITARY CUSTODY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 280: tabled on 27 June 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 76 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 welcomes the publication of the report Children in Military Custody published on 26 June 2012 following the independent inquiry by senior UK lawyers into the treatment of Palestinian children under Israeli military law, which has found Israel to be in breach of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child on at least six counts and of the Fourth Geneva Convention on at least two counts; thanks the Rt Hon Sir Stephen Sedley, the Rt Hon the Baroness Patricia Scotland of Asthal QC, Frances Oldham QC, Marianna Hildyard QC, Judy Khan QC, Jayne Harrill, Jude Lanchin, Greg Davies and Marc Mason for their thoroughness; and, in welcoming HM Government support for the inquiry through the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, asks the Foreign Secretary to make a statement to the House setting out his proposals for persuading Israel to comply in practice with international law relating to the treatment of children.

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.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2012
Blaydon
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2012
York Central
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Sheffield South East
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 July 2012
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 2012
North East Fife
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2012
Bolton North East
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 2012
Edinburgh West
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Stockton North
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2012
Coventry South
Danczuk, Simon
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2012
Rochdale
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2012
Holborn and St Pancras
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Aberdeen North
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Lewisham West and Penge
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 28 June 2012
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2013
Sefton Central
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 September 2012
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 8 January 2013
Birkenhead
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Aberavon
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 3 September 2012
Bradford West
Gilbert, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 July 2012
St Austell and Newquay
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2012
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Goodman, Helen
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2012
Bishop Auckland
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 July 2012
Portsmouth South
Hendrick, Mark
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Preston
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2012
Luton North
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2012
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Huppert, Dr Julian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 September 2012
Cambridge
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2012
Hampstead and Kilburn
Kaufman, Sir Gerald
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Manchester, Gorton
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2012
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2012
Wansbeck
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2012
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 27 June 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Love, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Edmonton
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2012
Dundee West
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2012
Gateshead
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Livingston
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Easington
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2012
East Lothian
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2012
Ynys Môn
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Bolton South East
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2012
Halifax
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 July 2012
South Down
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 9 July 2012
Glasgow North West
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2012
Glenrothes
Russell, Sir Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 June 2012
Colchester
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Ealing, Southall
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2012
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2012
Bolsover
Slaughter, Andy
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Hammersmith
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 October 2012
Brent Central
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Walsall South
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 July 2012
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 5 July 2012
Arfon
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 2012
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 June 2012
Bristol West
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2012
Walsall North
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 September 2012
Perth and North Perthshire
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Batley and Spen
Wright, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 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.