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BAN ON THE WILD CAUGHT BIRD TRADE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 251: tabled on 25 November 1991

Tabled in the 1991-92 session.

This motion has been signed by 260 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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Motion text

That this House takes note of the serious conservation and welfare problems arising from the wild-caught bird trade; notes the recent report and recommendations of the Joint Nature Conservation Committee; and calls for a ban ,except under exceptional circumstances, on the importation to the European Community of wild-caught birds.

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.

Armstrong, Hilary
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
North West Durham
Arnold, Mr Jacques
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Gravesham
Ashley, Jack
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Stoke-on-Trent South
Ashton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Bassetlaw
Aspinwall, Jack
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1992
Wansdyke
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1992
Bournemouth East
Banks, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 19 February 1992
Harrogate
Barnes, Mr Harry
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
North East Derbyshire
Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Independent SDP
Signed on 15 January 1992
Greenwich
Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Rother Valley
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Leeds West
Beaumont-Dark, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 1991
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Beggs, Mr Roy
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 4 December 1991
East Antrim
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 1992
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Bellingham, Mr Henry
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
North West Norfolk
Bellotti, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 November 1991
Eastbourne
Bendall, Mr Vivian
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Ilford North
Benn, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 24 January 1992
Chesterfield
Bennett, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Denton and Reddish
Benyon, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1992
Milton Keynes
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
St Helens South
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Ealing, Southall
Blackburn, Dr John
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Dudley West
Boateng, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 5 February 1992
Brent South
Body, Sir Richard
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Holland with Boston
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 1991
Brighton, Kemptown
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 22 January 1992
Houghton and Washington
Boyson, Sir Rhodes
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1992
Brent North
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Manchester, Withington
Braine, Sir Bernard
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Castle Point
Browne, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 1991
Winchester
Bruce, Mr Ian
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
South Dorset
Burt, Alistair
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Bury North
Butcher, John
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1992
Coventry South West
Caborn, Mr Richard
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Sheffield Central
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 November 1991
North East Fife
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Workington
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 November 1991
Montgomery
Carlisle, John
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 1992
Luton North
Carr, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 1992
Ribble Valley
Cartwright, John
Independent SDP
Signed on 2 December 1991
Woolwich
Cash, Mr William
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Stafford
Channon, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Southend West
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 1992
Davyhulme
Clark, Dr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Rochford
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1992
Romsey and Waterside
Conway, Derek
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Shrewsbury and Atcham
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Stockton North
Coombs, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Swindon
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
South Staffordshire
Couchman, James
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1992
Gillingham
Cousins, Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1992
Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Tooting
Critchley, Sir Julian
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 1992
Aldershot
Crowther, Stan
Labour
Signed on 5 December 1991
Rotherham
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Leigh
Dalyell, Tam
Labour
Signed on 18 December 1991
Linlithgow
Darling, Mr Alistair
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Edinburgh Central
Davies, Mr Ron
Labour
Signed on 25 November 1991
Caerphilly
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 3 February 1992
Cheadle
Devlin, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Stockton South
Dickens, Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Littleborough and Saddleworth
Dicks, Terry
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Hayes and Harlington
Dover, Den
Conservative
Signed on 28 January 1992
Chorley
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Glasgow, Pollok
Durant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 1992
Reading West
Dykes, Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Harrow East
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Monmouth
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
St Helens North
Evennett, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Erith and Crayford
Ewing, Mrs Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 November 1991
Moray
Fatchett, Derek
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Leeds Central
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Warley East
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 November 1991
Southport
Fenner, Dame Peggy
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 1992
Medway
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Birkenhead
Finsberg, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Hampstead and Highgate
Fisher, Mark
Labour
Signed on 3 February 1992
Stoke-on-Trent Central
Flannery, Martin
Labour
Signed on 22 January 1992
Sheffield, Hillsborough
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Newport West
Fox, Sir Marcus
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Shipley
Franks, Cecil
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Barrow and Furness
French, Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
Gloucester
Fry, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
Wellingborough
Gale, Mr Roger
Conservative
Signed on 25 November 1991
North Thanet
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Reigate
Garrett, John
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Norwich South
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Walsall South
Gilbert, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Dudley East
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1992
Ludlow
Glyn, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Windsor and Maidenhead
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Golding, Mrs Llin
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Goodhart, Sir Philip
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Beckenham
Gorman, Mrs Teresa
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Billericay
Gorst, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1992
Hendon North
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Grant, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
South West Cambridgeshire
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1991
Ealing North
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Portsmouth North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Bridgend
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1991
Cardiff Central
Grocott, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
The Wrekin
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 30 January 1992
Neath
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 5 December 1991
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Exeter
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Wentworth
Harman, Ms Harriet
Labour
Signed on 4 February 1992
Peckham
Haselhurst, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Saffron Walden
Hawkins, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 12 February 1992
High Peak
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Ashfield
Heal, Sylvia
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Mid Staffordshire
Hicks, Sir Robert
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
South East Cornwall
Hill, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 1992
Southampton, Test
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Wakefield
Hoey, Kate
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Vauxhall
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Hordern, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Horsham
Howell, Sir Ralph
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
North Norfolk
Howells, Geraint
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 1992
Ceredigion and Pembroke North
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 13 February 1992
Warrington North
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Newport East
Hunt, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Ravensbourne
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Barnsley Central
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1991
Cheltenham
Janman, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Thurrock
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Leicester West
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 1992
Wealden
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 January 1992
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 20 January 1992
Ynys Môn
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Clwyd South West
Kellett-Bowman, Dame Elaine
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 1992
Lancaster
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 28 November 1991
North Down
Knowles, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 1992
Nottingham East
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lamond, James
Labour
Signed on 12 February 1992
Oldham Central and Royton
Latham, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Rutland and Melton
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 4 February 1992
Burton
Leadbitter, Ted
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Hartlepool
Lee, John
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Lestor, Joan
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1992
Eccles
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Worsley
Litherland, Robert
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1992
Manchester Central
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 January 1992
Brecon and Radnor
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 28 January 1992
Stretford
Lord, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1992
Central Suffolk
Madden, Max
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Bradford West
Madel, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
South West Bedfordshire
Malins, Mr Humfrey
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Croydon North West
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Wrexham
Marland, Paul
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
West Gloucestershire
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Carlisle
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1992
East Hampshire
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Makerfield
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 1992
Mid Ulster
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Paisley South
McNair-Wilson, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Newbury
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Mansfield
Meyer, Sir Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Clwyd North West
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 January 1992
Argyll and Bute
Mills, Iain
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 1991
Meriden
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Great Grimsby
Mitchell, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 1992
North West Hampshire
Morgan, Mr Rhodri
Labour
Signed on 15 January 1992
Cardiff West
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 25 November 1991
Glanford and Scunthorpe
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 13 January 1992
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Morris, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Northampton South
Mowlam, Dr Mo
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Redcar
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 2 December 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Sunderland South
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
Torfaen
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 19 December 1991
Knowsley South
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1991
Halton
Page, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 17 December 1991
South West Hertfordshire
Pawsey, James
Conservative
Signed on 13 January 1992
Rugby and Kenilworth
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Burnley
Porter, Barry
Conservative
Signed on 27 January 1992
Wirral South
Price, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Eastleigh
Primarolo, Dawn
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Bristol South
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Gateshead East
Raffan, Keith
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Delyn
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 26 November 1991
Lewes
Robinson, Mr Geoffrey
Labour
Signed on 22 January 1992
Coventry North West
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Broxbourne
Rooker, Mr Jeff
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1992
Birmingham, Perry Barr
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Dundee West
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 28 November 1991
East Londonderry
Rossi, Sir Hugh
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Hornsey and Wood Green
Rowe, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 12 February 1992
Mid Kent
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 13 December 1991
Lewisham, Deptford
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Dover
Shaw, Sir Giles
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Pudsey
Shaw, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Scarborough
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 29 January 1992
Huddersfield
Shelton, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 23 January 1992
Streatham
Shepherd, Sir Colin
Conservative
Signed on 18 December 1991
Hereford
Shersby, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 30 January 1992
Uxbridge
Short, Clare
Labour
Signed on 18 February 1992
Birmingham, Ladywood
Sims, Sir Roger
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1992
Chislehurst
Smith, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1992
Oxford East
Smith, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 4 December 1991
Islington South and Finsbury
Smith, Sir Cyril
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 January 1992
Rochdale
Smith, Sir Dudley
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
Warwick and Leamington
Smith, John
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1992
Vale of Glamorgan
Snape, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 10 February 1992
West Bromwich East
Soley, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Hammersmith
Speed, Sir Keith
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 1992
Ashford
Spicer, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
West Dorset
Stanley, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 21 January 1992
Tonbridge and Malling
Steel, Sir David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 February 1992
Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1991
City of Durham
Sumberg, David
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Bury South
Summerson, Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Walthamstow
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 January 1992
Truro
Taylor, Sir Teddy
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 1992
Southend East
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 20 January 1992
Leominster
Thomas, Dafydd Elis
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 March 1992
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 3 December 1991
Wansbeck
Thompson, Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Norwich North
Thorne, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Ilford South
Thornton, Sir Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1992
Crosby
Townsend, Sir Cyril
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Bexleyheath
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 January 1992
Wolverhampton South East
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Reading East
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 23 January 1992
Leicester East
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Gosport
Walden, George
Conservative
Signed on 22 January 1992
Buckingham
Walker, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 24 January 1992
Worcester
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 1991
Orkney and Shetland
Waller, Gary
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1992
Keighley
Ward, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 14 January 1992
Poole
Wardell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 17 January 1992
Gower
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 20 January 1992
Liverpool, West Derby
Warren, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1991
Hastings and Rye
Watts, John
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Slough
Welsh, Michael
Labour
Signed on 14 January 1992
Doncaster North
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 27 November 1991
Caernarfon
Wilkinson, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 January 1992
Ruislip - Northwood
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 26 November 1991
Swansea West
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 January 1992
Carmarthen
Wilson, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 2 December 1991
Cunninghame North
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 1991
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 15 January 1992
Macclesfield
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 25 February 1992
Preston
Wolfson, Mark
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Sevenoaks
Woodcock, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 16 January 1992
Ellesmere Port and Neston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

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

BAN ON THE WILD CAUGHT BIRD TRADE (Amendment 1)
leave out 'note' and insert 'a dim view'.
Labour, Sheffield, Heeley
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EDM 251A1: tabled on 26 November 1991