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UN INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS DAY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 828: tabled on 19 December 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 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 acknowledges the significant contribution that migrants make to all parts of the UK; welcomes those who choose to call the UK their home whether they are joining family, studying, working or seeking refuge or asylum; remembers all those migrants that have lost their lives fleeing persecution; and joins in celebrating UN International Migrants Day, 18 December 2016, as an opportunity to raise awareness of the rights of migrants in this country and the UK's duty to provide a place of protection and safety.

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.

Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 January 2017
Dunfermline and West Fife
Cowan, Ronnie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2017
Inverclyde
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 December 2016
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2017
West Dunbartonshire
Doughty, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 11 January 2017
Cardiff South and Penarth
Esterson, Bill
Labour
Signed on 29 March 2017
Sefton Central
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2017
Motherwell and Wishaw
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2017
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 13 January 2017
Dundee West
MacNeil, Angus Brendan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2017
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2017
York Central
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 8 March 2017
Belfast South
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 10 January 2017
Mansfield
Newlands, Gavin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 February 2017
Paisley and Renfrewshire North
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 January 2017
East Dunbartonshire
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2017
East Renfrewshire
Ritchie, Ms Margaret
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 9 January 2017
South Down
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 January 2017
Belfast East
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2017
Gordon
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 December 2016
Glasgow South West
Streeting, Wes
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2017
Ilford North
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 January 2017
Midlothian
Thomson, Michelle
Independent
Signed on 1 February 2017
Edinburgh West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 16 January 2017
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 10 January 2017
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 January 2017
Arfon
Williams, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 January 2017
Ceredigion

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.