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NO SMOKING DAY 2013

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1181: tabled on 13 March 2013

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 42 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 No Smoking Day on 13 March 2013; notes that almost a million people made an attempt to quit on No Smoking Day 2012; draws attention to the 2013 campaign in aid of No Smoking Day, which highlights how much money the average smoker could save by quitting for good; further notes that attention should continue to be drawn to the support that is available for smokers trying to quit, which is offered by GPs, We Quit, The British Heart Foundation and others; further notes that smoking remains the number one cause of premature avoidable death in the UK; and calls on the Government to introduce plain packaging for cigarette packets to help deter young people from taking up smoking.

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.

Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 20 March 2013
York Central
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2013
Aberdeen South
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2013
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2013
Sheffield South East
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2013
Gower
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 14 March 2013
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 April 2013
Bolton North East
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 April 2013
Edinburgh West
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2013
Stockton North
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 25 March 2013
Glasgow South West
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2013
Heywood and Middleton
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 10 April 2013
Holborn and St Pancras
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 March 2013
Belfast North
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2013
Aberdeen North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2013
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2013
Ilford South
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2013
Portsmouth South
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 18 March 2013
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2013
Luton North
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 March 2013
Manchester, Withington
Long, Naomi
Alliance
Signed on 20 March 2013
Belfast East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 20 March 2013
Brighton, Pavilion
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 25 March 2013
Hayes and Harlington
Miller, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2013
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2013
Livingston
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 18 March 2013
South Down
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 15 April 2013
Glasgow North West
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 March 2013
North Cornwall
Roy, Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 21 March 2013
Glenrothes
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 26 March 2013
Vale of Clwyd
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2013
Lewisham, Deptford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2013
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 March 2013
Upper Bann
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 March 2013
Bradford East
Weatherley, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2013
Hove
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 March 2013
Arfon

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.