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DECLARATION OF ARBROATH

EDM (Early Day Motion) 286: tabled on 05 July 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 32 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 Declaration of Arbroath has been recognised as a UNESCO Memory of the World; welcomes the recognition of the international importance of the document and its influence on democracy and the significant impact on the Declaration of American Independence; recognises the long campaign for recognition of the importance of the Declaration; and hopes that, now this has been recognised, UNESCO will again look at granting world heritage status to Arbroath Abbey.

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 5 September 2016
Ochil and South Perthshire
Bardell, Hannah
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Livingston
Black, Mhairi
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire South
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cherry, Joanna
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 September 2016
Edinburgh South West
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Inverclyde
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2016
Coventry South
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Edwards, Jonathan
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 6 July 2016
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2016
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2016
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2016
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
McDonald, Stewart Malcolm
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2016
Glasgow South
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Glasgow North East
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Falkirk
Mullin, Roger
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2016
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
East Dunbartonshire
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2016
Glasgow South West
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2016
Glasgow Central
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Midlothian

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.