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STEPS TO ELIMINATE HEPATITIS C

EDM (Early Day Motion) 32: tabled on 18 May 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 39 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 hepatitis C is a major cause of premature death from liver disease; further notes that the World Health Organisation has compared hepatitis C to a viral time bomb; acknowledges that the condition is entirely curable by effective new treatments; and calls on the Government to prioritise the elimination of hepatitis C by implementing national improvement measures as a matter of urgency.

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 6 June 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 July 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 May 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cadbury, Ruth
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2016
Brentford and Isleworth
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Edinburgh South West
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 13 October 2016
Bolton North East
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 8 June 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2016
Coventry South
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 June 2016
Belfast North
Donaldson, Mr Jeffrey M.
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Lagan Valley
Doughty, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2016
Cardiff South and Penarth
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 19 May 2016
Foyle
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2016
Newport West
Lamb, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 2016
North Norfolk
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 May 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 24 May 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 19 May 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Falkirk
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 May 2016
Mansfield
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 May 2016
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 May 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Rimmer, Marie
Labour
Signed on 5 September 2016
St Helens South and Whiston
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 19 May 2016
South Down
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 May 2016
Strangford
Sheppard, Tommy
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Edinburgh East
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2016
Bolsover
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 23 May 2016
Glasgow Central
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2016
Leicester East
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 June 2016
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.