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HUMAN RIGHTS IN BURMA

EDM (Early Day Motion) 486: tabled on 06 September 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 44 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 calls on the Government to work with the international community to encourage the Burmese government to use this period of political transition to take action to improve the human rights situation in that country; and congratulates the excellent work being done by Aung San Suu Kyi and other Burmese human rights campaigners to bring to the world's attention the greatly troubling situation that has persisted for many decades, and tragically still continues, in Burma.

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 12 September 2012
Blaydon
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
York Central
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 12 November 2012
Aberdeen South
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Islington North
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Aberdeen North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
Foyle
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Edinburgh East
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 September 2012
Birmingham, Yardley
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Lanark and Hamilton East
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Hampstead and Kilburn
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 10 September 2012
New Forest East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 September 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 12 September 2012
Belfast East
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 5 November 2012
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Hayes and Harlington
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 18 September 2012
Livingston
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2012
East Lothian
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Riordan, Mrs Linda
Labour
Signed on 8 November 2012
Halifax
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 September 2012
South Down
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Glasgow North West
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Glenrothes
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 September 2012
Strangford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2012
Ealing, Southall
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 12 September 2012
Bolsover
Smith, Sir Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 October 2012
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2012
Hazel Grove
Walker, Mr Robin
Conservative
Signed on 19 October 2012
Worcester
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 September 2012
Angus
White, Chris
Conservative
Signed on 13 September 2012
Warwick and Leamington
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 September 2012
Banff and Buchan
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 October 2012
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.