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40TH ANNIVERSARY OF GLASGOW RAPE CRISIS CENTRE

EDM (Early Day Motion) 297: tabled on 06 July 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 33 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 congratulates Glasgow's Rape Crisis Centre on its 40th anniversary; considers that the service has provided free, sensitive and confidential support to vulnerable women across Glasgow and the West of Scotland for four decades and is a lifeline service for local women who have suffered rape, sexual abuse or assault; longs for the day when there is no requirement for such a service; commends the charity for its inspirational work in recent years which includes over 11,000 calls to its advice and support telephone line in 2015-16 from 1,000 vulnerable individuals; and wishes the staff and volunteers in Glasgow's Rape Crisis Centre the very best for the future.

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
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Brock, Deidre
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
Edinburgh North and Leith
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 July 2016
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
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
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Lanark and Hamilton East
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2016
Motherwell and Wishaw
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2016
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 September 2016
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 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
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Belfast South
McGarry, Natalie
Independent
Signed on 14 July 2016
Glasgow East
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 July 2016
Glasgow North East
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2016
Mansfield
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
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 7 July 2016
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2016
Glasgow South West
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Midlothian
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2016
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.