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ROYAL COLLEGE OF NURSING THIS IS NURSING INITIATIVE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 549: tabled on 18 September 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 33 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 Royal College of Nursing's This is nursing initiative to promote the profession of nursing and to highlight the dedication, knowledge and skills needed to be a modern day nurse; acknowledges the seven key work streams of the initiative, paperwork and administration, safe staffing levels including the care of older people, nurse education, professional attitudes and behaviours, nurse leadership, the training and regulation of health care support workersand quality and the Principles of Nursing Practice; considers nurses to be the backbone of the NHS; and calls on the Government to respect the position and role of nurses and the nursing profession in its future planning.

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 18 October 2012
Blaydon
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2012
Gower
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
Bolton North East
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 October 2012
Edinburgh West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Holborn and St Pancras
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 November 2012
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 October 2012
Lagan Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 19 October 2012
Newport West
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 17 October 2012
Bradford West
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 24 October 2012
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2012
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 November 2012
Birmingham, Yardley
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 18 October 2012
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 October 2012
Luton North
Jowell, Dame Tessa
Labour
Signed on 20 December 2012
Dulwich and West Norwood
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 October 2012
Manchester, Withington
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 17 October 2012
South Antrim
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2012
Dundee West
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2012
Easington
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 16 October 2012
South Down
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 October 2012
North Cornwall
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 October 2012
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 October 2012
Upper Bann
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 October 2012
Ceredigion
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 October 2012
Bristol West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.