House of Commons
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DUCHENNE AWARENESS DAY
EDM #318
Tabled 03 September 2014
2014-15 Session
That this House acknowledges the first World Duchenne Awareness Day taking place on 7 September 2014; recognises the efforts of the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign and other Duchenne charities and support groups to highlight the need for Duchenne research, improved healthcare and independent living across the UK; notes the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign's leading role in fundraising for vital Duchenne research through its Duchenne Research Breakthrough Fund and Duchenne Forum initiative; further notes the new Fast Forward campaign launched by the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign calling for faster access to specialist treatments for muscle-wasting conditions which become available; acknowledges the work of the Trailblazers young campaigners network in promoting and enabling a better quality of life and independent living for young men with Duchenne muscular dystrophy; calls on the NHS to meet the required standards of care for more than 2,500 boys and young men in the UK with Duchenne muscular dystrophy through NHS neuromuscular service specifications; and urges the Government to ensure that people affected by Duchenne muscular dystrophy have rapid access to emerging treatments which are safe and effective.

Signatures (53)

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.
Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
08 September 2014
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
08 September 2014
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
12 September 2014
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
09 September 2014
Caton, Martin
Labour
05 September 2014
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
10 September 2014
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
21 October 2014
Crouch, Tracey
Conservative
11 September 2014
Cunningham, Alex
Labour
08 September 2014
Cunningham, Sir Tony
Labour
13 October 2014
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
10 September 2014
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
13 October 2014
Flynn, Paul
Labour
12 September 2014
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
05 September 2014
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
05 November 2014
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
11 September 2014
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
15 October 2014
Hancock, Mr Mike
Independent
09 September 2014
Hermon, Lady
Independent
10 September 2014
Hood, Mr Jim
Labour
09 September 2014
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
09 September 2014
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
04 September 2014
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
09 September 2014
Mann, John
Labour
05 September 2014
McCrea, Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
10 September 2014
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
13 October 2014
McDonnell, John
Labour
12 September 2014
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
05 September 2014
Morrice, Graeme
Labour
17 October 2014
Morris, Grahame M.
Labour
10 September 2014
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
09 September 2014
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
13 October 2014
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
05 September 2014
Robertson, John
Labour
05 September 2014
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
10 September 2014
Ruddock, Dame Joan
Labour
09 September 2014
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
13 October 2014
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
05 September 2014
Sheridan, Jim
Labour
05 September 2014
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
08 September 2014
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
09 September 2014
Stringer, Graham
Labour
08 September 2014
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
11 September 2014
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
13 October 2014
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
10 September 2014
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
12 September 2014
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.