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CLIMATE WEEK 2013 AND THE CLIMATE WEEK DECLARATION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1065: tabled on 12 February 2013

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 celebrates Climate Week, Britain's biggest active climate change campaign engaging all sectors of society across the UK, from 4 to 10 March 2013 and supports the Climate Week Declaration which states that Britain must do all it can to create a secure, prosperous and sustainable future by helping to prevent climate change; calls on the Government to maintain its commitment to the Climate Change Act by taking further steps to encourage investment in the green economy, greater use of renewable energy and positive action across society; notes that the Energy Bill currently being considered in Parliament is an important and urgent example of the commitment needed; and urges the Government to act on the recommendation from the Committee on Climate Change to include de-carbonisation targets in the Energy Bill.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2013
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2013
Blaydon
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 March 2013
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2013
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2013
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2013
North Ayrshire and Arran
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2013
Heywood and Middleton
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 27 February 2013
Lagan Valley
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2013
Newport West
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2013
Aberavon
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2013
North Tyneside
Goldsmith, Zac
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2013
Richmond Park
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 February 2013
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Sir Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 March 2013
North Devon
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 26 February 2013
North Down
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2013
Wansbeck
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2013
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 February 2013
Manchester, Withington
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 27 February 2013
Belfast East
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 27 February 2013
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2013
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 13 February 2013
Mansfield
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2013
Livingston
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2013
East Lothian
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 February 2013
Strangford
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 12 March 2013
Walsall South
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 6 March 2013
Stoke-on-Trent North
Yeo, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 26 February 2013
South Suffolk

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.