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YULIN DOG MEAT FESTIVAL 2015

EDM (Early Day Motion) 134: tabled on 15 June 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 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 condemns the plans to go ahead with the Yulin Dog Meat Festival 2015 in Yulin, China; expresses deep concern at the cruel and inhumane manner in which dogs have been slaughtered in the past; notes the terrible conditions that dogs face prior to being killed as they are held in overcrowded cages without water; and urges the Chinese authorities to intercede to stop the festival from taking place.

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, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 23 June 2015
Southend West
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2015
Worthing West
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2015
Blyth Valley
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 June 2015
Orkney and Shetland
Champion, Sarah
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2015
Rotherham
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2015
West Lancashire
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 June 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 June 2015
Belfast North
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Flello, Robert
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2015
Stoke-on-Trent South
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2015
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2015
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 June 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 17 June 2015
North Down
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2015
Luton North
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 June 2015
Dundee West
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 18 June 2015
Brighton, Pavilion
Madders, Justin
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2015
Ellesmere Port and Neston
Marsden, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2015
Blackpool South
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
York Central
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 23 June 2015
Hayes and Harlington
McInnes, Liz
Labour
Signed on 18 June 2015
Heywood and Middleton
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 June 2015
Falkirk
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 24 June 2015
Gateshead
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 June 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Morris, Grahame
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2015
Easington
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2015
Bolton South East
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 14 September 2015
Romford
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 17 June 2015
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 17 June 2015
Bolsover
Smith, Cat
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Lancaster and Fleetwood
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 16 June 2015
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 June 2015
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.