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HUNTING ACT 2004

EDM (Early Day Motion) 25: tabled on 21 June 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 33 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House calls on the Government to maintain and strengthen the Hunting Act 2004; notes that 84 per cent of the public support the ban on fox hunting; believes that the Government should close loopholes protecting those breaking the law and introduce tougher penalties in line with other animal welfare legislation; and further calls on the Government to maintain the UK's position as a world leader on animal welfare.

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.

Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 3 July 2017
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crausby, Sir David
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2017
Bolton North East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2017
Coventry South
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 26 June 2017
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Drew, Dr David
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2017
Stroud
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2017
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2017
Ilford South
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2017
Birmingham, Hall Green
Hardy, Emma
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2017
Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2017
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady
Independent
Signed on 29 June 2017
North Down
Hollern, Kate
Labour
Signed on 3 July 2017
Blackburn
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2017
Dundee West
Lewis, Clive
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2017
Norwich South
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 26 June 2017
Brighton, Pavilion
Marsden, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2017
Blackpool South
Martin, Sandy
Labour
Signed on 9 October 2017
Ipswich
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2017
York Central
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 27 June 2017
Ynys Môn
Peacock, Stephanie
Labour
Signed on 4 July 2017
Barnsley East
Pollard, Luke
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2017
Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
Russell-Moyle, Mr Lloyd
Labour
Signed on 26 June 2017
Brighton, Kemptown
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2017
Bolsover
Smith, Laura
Labour
Signed on 29 June 2017
Crewe and Nantwich
Stevens, Jo
Labour
Signed on 10 July 2017
Cardiff Central
Williamson, Chris
Labour
Signed on 28 June 2017
Derby North
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 September 2019
Newcastle-under-Lyme

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.