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SAFER INTERNET DAY CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1085: tabled on 08 February 2016

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 45 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 9 February 2016 is the annual, worldwide Safer Internet Day, which this year focuses on playing your part for a better internet; further notes that the UK Safer Internet Centre co-ordinates this campaign in the UK, which sees hundreds of organisations get involved to help promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people; recognises that Ofcom research has shown that 91 per cent of five to 15 year-olds live in households with internet access and over a third of all three to four year olds are now accessing the internet in their homes; further recognises Bullying UK's figures that 56 per cent of young people have said that they have seen others being bullied online whilst 42 per cent have felt unsafe online themselves; highlights the work done by organisations like the NSPCC, Childline and Family Lives, among many others, that offer support to those who have been victim to online abuse; fully condemns all forms of cyberbullying and online harassment; asks for parents, guardians and carers to ensure that their children are well protected by helping educate them about dangers online; and congratulates the campaign on its ongoing success over the last few years.

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.

Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
Livingston
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 February 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 February 2016
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 22 February 2016
East Londonderry
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Dunfermline and West Fife
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2016
Coventry South
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 2016
Belfast North
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 10 February 2016
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Elliott, Tom
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Fermanagh and South Tyrone
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Gethins, Stephen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 February 2016
North East Fife
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
North Ayrshire and Arran
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 February 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 9 February 2016
North Down
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2016
Knowsley
Kinahan, Danny
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
South Antrim
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Belfast South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 23 February 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Falkirk
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 22 February 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
East Dunbartonshire
O'Hara, Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 February 2016
Argyll and Bute
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 February 2016
East Renfrewshire
Paterson, Steven
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 February 2016
Stirling
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 22 February 2016
Bolton South East
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 9 February 2016
South Down
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 February 2016
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 February 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Midlothian
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 10 February 2016
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 February 2016
Angus
Wilson, Corri
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 March 2016
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.