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PARLIAMENTARY SCRUTINY OF TRADE DEALS (No. 2)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 166: tabled on 11 July 2017

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 38 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House is concerned about the lack of parliamentary scrutiny and accountability of trade deals to which the UK is a party; and calls on the Government to ensure the right of Parliament to set a thorough mandate to govern each trade negotiation, with a remit for the devolved administrations, the right of the public to be consulted as part of setting that mandate, a presumption of full transparency in negotiations, the right of Parliament to amend and to reject trade deals, with full debates and scrutiny guaranteed and a remit for the devolved administrations, and the right of Parliament to review trade deals and withdraw from them in a timely manner.

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.

Benn, Hilary
Labour
Signed on 5 December 2017
Leeds Central
Betts, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2017
Sheffield South East
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 July 2017
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 19 July 2017
Blyth Valley
Coaker, Vernon
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2017
Gedling
Coyle, Neil
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2017
Bermondsey and Old Southwark
Crausby, Sir David
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2017
Bolton North East
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2017
Coventry South
De Cordova, Marsha
Labour
Signed on 7 September 2017
Battersea
Doughty, Stephen
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2017
Cardiff South and Penarth
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 13 September 2017
Birmingham, Hall Green
Grant, Peter
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2017
Glenrothes
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2017
Jarrow
Hill, Mike
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2017
Hartlepool
Lammy, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 January 2018
Tottenham
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 20 July 2017
Dundee West
Lewis, Clive
Labour
Signed on 12 July 2017
Norwich South
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
Signed on 19 July 2017
Brighton, Pavilion
Martin, Sandy
Labour
Signed on 11 July 2017
Ipswich
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2017
Ynys Môn
Pidcock, Laura
Labour
Signed on 20 July 2017
North West Durham
Platt, Jo
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2017
Leigh
Rashid, Faisal
Labour
Signed on 11 October 2017
Warrington South
Rodda, Matt
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2017
Reading East
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 11 December 2017
Ealing, Southall
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 13 July 2017
Bolsover
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 July 2017
Glasgow South West
Walker, Thelma
Labour
Signed on 18 July 2017
Colne Valley
West, Catherine
Labour
Signed on 5 September 2017
Hornsey and Wood Green
Western, Matt
Labour
Signed on 9 January 2018
Warwick and Leamington

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.