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TRIDENT REPLACEMENT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 37: tabled on 04 June 2014

Tabled in the 2014-15 session.

This motion has been signed by 50 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House notes the findings of the National Security Strategy that a nuclear weapon threat from another state is of low likelihood; further notes a procurement cost of £25 billion and an estimated lifetime cost of over £100 billion for the replacement of the Trident nuclear weapon system; believes that there are greater spending priorities both at the Ministry of Defence and across other departments; and urges the Government not to replace Trident.

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.

Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2014
Aberdeen South
Blomfield, Paul
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2015
Sheffield Central
Blunt, Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2014
Reigate
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2014
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2014
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2014
North Ayrshire and Arran
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2014
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Crockart, Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 December 2014
Edinburgh West
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 11 June 2014
Leyton and Wanstead
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2014
Glasgow South West
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2014
Holborn and St Pancras
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 15 December 2014
Aberdeen North
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 9 June 2014
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 5 June 2014
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 12 June 2014
Newport West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2014
St Ives
Gilmore, Sheila
Labour
Signed on 23 October 2014
Edinburgh East
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2014
North Tyneside
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2014
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
Signed on 17 June 2014
Portsmouth South
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2014
Luton North
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 March 2015
Dundee East
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 5 June 2014
Hampstead and Kilburn
Lazarowicz, Mark
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2014
Edinburgh North and Leith
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 June 2014
Manchester, Withington
Love, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2014
Edmonton
MacNeil, Mr Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 October 2014
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2014
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2014
Mansfield
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
Signed on 10 June 2014
Livingston
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2014
Leeds East
O'Donnell, Fiona
Labour
Signed on 27 October 2014
East Lothian
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2014
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Pearce, Teresa
Labour
Signed on 5 February 2015
Erith and Thamesmead
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 9 June 2014
South Down
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2014
Lewisham, Deptford
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 December 2014
Torbay
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 9 June 2014
Bolsover
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 June 2014
Angus
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 March 2015
Banff and Buchan
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 June 2014
Arfon
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2014
Ceredigion
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 October 2014
Perth and North Perthshire

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.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

TRIDENT REPLACEMENT (Amendment 1)
at end add 'on a like-for-like basis when the Main Gate decision is taken in 2016.'.
Liberal Democrat, Cheltenham
2
signatures
EDM 37A1: tabled on 2 July 2014