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DALAI LAMA'S 80TH BIRTHDAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 181: tabled on 24 June 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 48 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 congratulates Tibet's exiled spiritual leader Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, on his 80th birthday on 6 July 2015; recognises him as a global icon of peace and compassion; commends his work promoting mindfulness and non-violence; and encourages the Chinese government to enter into immediate and meaningful dialogue with the Dalai Lama's representatives to find a peaceful solution to the grievances of the Tibetan people which will allow the Dalai Lama to return to his homeland.

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.

Aldous, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 30 June 2015
Waveney
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Blaydon
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Aberdeen North
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Islington North
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Coventry South
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 8 July 2015
Lewisham West and Penge
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 25 June 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
Ilford South
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2015
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 July 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 1 July 2015
North Down
Kinahan, Danny
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 6 July 2015
South Antrim
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
Dundee West
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 7 July 2015
Brighton, Pavilion
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2015
York Central
Mathias, Dr Tania
Conservative
Signed on 7 September 2015
Twickenham
McDonagh, Siobhain
Labour
Signed on 7 July 2015
Mitcham and Morden
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Glasgow East
McInnes, Liz
Labour
Signed on 2 July 2015
Heywood and Middleton
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Glasgow North West
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
South Down
Robertson, Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 September 2015
Moray
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 6 July 2015
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Ealing, Southall
Soames, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 1 July 2015
Mid Sussex
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2015
Glasgow South West
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 29 June 2015
Arfon
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 July 2015
Ceredigion
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 July 2015
East Antrim
Zeichner, Daniel
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2015
Cambridge

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.