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THE SCOTTISH ADJACENT WATERS BOUNDARIES ORDER 1999

EDM (Early Day Motion) 949: tabled on 12 January 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 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 recognises that the Scottish Adjacent Waters Boundaries Order 1999 is considered irreconcilable with international law and the intent of Article 38 of the Statute of the International Court of Justice (ICJ), and inconsistent with precedent established through the Anglo-French Arbitration, 18 ILM (1979), the Iceland-Jan Mayen (Norway) Conciliation, 20 ILM (1981), the Tunisia-Libya Case, ICJ Reports (1982); the Gulf of Maine Case, ICJ Reports (1984), the Libya-Malta Case, ICJ Reports (1985) and the Guinea-Guinea Bissau: Dispute Concerning Delimitation of Maritime Boundary, 25 ILM (1986).

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
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 27 January 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 January 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty, Martin John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2016
West Dunbartonshire
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 18 January 2016
Glasgow East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 January 2016
Falkirk
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 January 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
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
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 January 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 January 2016
Glasgow Central
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 27 January 2016
Edinburgh West
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2016
Angus
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 February 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.