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IMPORTATION AND TRADE IN IVORY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1032: tabled on 28 January 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 36 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 Government has chosen not to implement the Conservative and Unionist Party manifesto commitment to end the importation and trade in ivory; further notes that the importation and trade in ivory promotes and facilities the gratuitous and needless death of elephants in countries such as Tanzania and Zimbabwe in circumstances that are best described as horrific; and calls on the Government to act immediately to close this trade and end the sale of ivory.

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.

Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 February 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 February 2016
East Londonderry
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 27 April 2016
Bolton North East
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 February 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 2 February 2016
Coventry South
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 2016
Belfast North
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 February 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 February 2016
North East Fife
Gray, Neil
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 February 2016
Airdrie and Shotts
Hanson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 4 February 2016
Delyn
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2016
Luton North
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 February 2016
Dundee West
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 1 February 2016
Brighton, Pavilion
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 February 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stuart C.
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 February 2016
Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 February 2016
Falkirk
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2016
Mansfield
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 February 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 February 2016
East Dunbartonshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 February 2016
Stirling
Pugh, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 February 2016
Southport
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 1 February 2016
South Down
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 February 2016
Belfast East
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 February 2016
Strangford
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 3 February 2016
Ealing, Southall
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 2 February 2016
Upper Bann
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 February 2016
Glasgow South West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 1 February 2016
Leicester East
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 February 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.