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APPOINTMENT OF NEW SERJEANT AT ARMS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 937: tabled on 11 January 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 welcomes the appointment of Kamal El-Hajji as the new Serjeant at Arms; notes that Mr El-Hajji is the first ever ethnic minority Serjeant at Arms in the 601 year history of the position; acknowledges the fine job that Bob Twigger did as acting Serjeant at Arms; and wishes the new Serjeant at Arms well in his new position.

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 1 February 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Livingston
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 12 January 2016
Harrow East
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 January 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Elliott, Tom
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Fermanagh and South Tyrone
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 20 January 2016
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow North
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 14 January 2016
Luton North
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Dundee West
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 19 January 2016
New Forest East
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 12 January 2016
Glasgow East
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow North West
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
East Dunbartonshire
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 January 2016
Argyll and Bute
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 January 2016
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Stirling
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
Strangford
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Upper Bann
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Glasgow South West
Streeting, Wes
Labour
Signed on 18 January 2016
Ilford North
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow Central
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 February 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Winnick, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 12 January 2016
Walsall North

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.