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COMPENSATION FOR THALIDOMIDE VICTIMS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 354: tabled on 20 July 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 114 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 notes that the campaign to persuade the German government to provide adequate compensation for victims of Thalidomide is at a crucial stage; recognises that this compensation is needed to cover the medical costs of their condition which occurred as a result of the drug manufactured by the German company Grünenthal; and urges the Prime Minister and his Government colleagues to continue to provide all the support they can to assist the victims' ongoing fight for justice.

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.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Amess, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2015
Southend West
Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Blaydon
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 8 September 2015
Harrow East
Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Aberdeen North
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 20 July 2015
Worthing West
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 12 October 2015
Altrincham and Sale West
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Brown, Mr Nicholas
Labour
Signed on 15 September 2015
Newcastle upon Tyne East
Bruce, Fiona
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2015
Congleton
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Blyth Valley
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Edinburgh South West
Clwyd, Ann
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Cynon Valley
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Islington North
Coyle, Neil
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2015
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 20 October 2015
Dagenham and Rainham
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Debbonaire, Thangam
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2015
Bristol West
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
West Dunbartonshire
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 9 September 2015
Lagan Valley
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2015
Lewisham West and Penge
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 21 July 2015
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2015
Sefton Central
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Fletcher, Colleen
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2015
Coventry North East
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Newport West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 September 2015
North East Fife
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
North West Durham
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2015
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Glasgow North
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Glenrothes
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Airdrie and Shotts
Harris, Carolyn
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2015
Swansea East
Hayes, Helen
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2015
Dulwich and West Norwood
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 7 September 2015
North Down
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2015
Vauxhall
Hollern, Kate
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2015
Blackburn
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2015
Luton North
Jones, Gerald
Labour
Signed on 11 September 2015
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
East Lothian
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Dundee West
Lewis, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 30 October 2015
Bury South
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 7 September 2015
New Forest East
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Brighton, Pavilion
Mahmood, Mr Khalid
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2016
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2015
York Central
McCaig, Callum
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Aberdeen South
McDonald, Andy
Labour
Signed on 8 September 2015
Middlesbrough
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 4 November 2015
Belfast South
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2015
Hayes and Harlington
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 May 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Falkirk
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Mansfield
Mearns, Ian
Labour
Signed on 17 November 2015
Gateshead
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 September 2015
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2015
Leeds North West
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Argyll and Bute
Onn, Melanie
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2015
Great Grimsby
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
East Renfrewshire
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 17 September 2015
Ynys Môn
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Stirling
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 26 October 2015
Bolton South East
Rees, Christina
Labour
Signed on 8 September 2015
Neath
Rimmer, Marie
Labour
Signed on 10 September 2015
St Helens South and Whiston
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
South Down
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 September 2015
Belfast East
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 20 November 2015
Liverpool, Walton
Ryan, Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 October 2015
Enfield North
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Gordon
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 21 July 2015
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Strangford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Ealing, Southall
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 15 September 2015
Edinburgh East
Sherriff, Paula
Labour
Signed on 14 September 2015
Dewsbury
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 8 September 2015
Upper Bann
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2015
Bolsover
Smith, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Manchester, Withington
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Glasgow South West
Stevens, Jo
Labour
Signed on 9 September 2015
Cardiff Central
Tami, Mark
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Alyn and Deeside
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Glasgow Central
Thomas-Symonds, Nick
Labour
Signed on 15 September 2015
Torfaen
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Midlothian
Twigg, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 12 October 2015
Liverpool, West Derby
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 16 September 2015
Walsall South
Vickers, Martin
Conservative
Signed on 12 January 2016
Cleethorpes
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Angus
Whiteford, Dr Eilidh
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Banff and Buchan
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Central Ayrshire
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 September 2015
Arfon
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Wilson, Sammy
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 September 2015
East Antrim
Wishart, Pete
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2015
Perth and North Perthshire

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.