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Co-operation between Blind Veterans UK and the Blinded Veterans Association of America

EDM (Early Day Motion) 307: tabled on 18 March 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 41 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House celebrates the forthcoming 75th anniversary on 28 March 2020 of the Blinded Veterans Association of America and recognises its close and developing partnership with Blind Veterans UK, formerly known as St Dunstan’s, in the area of research into sight loss; acknowledges the unique value of the proposed UK-US Joint Ocular Trauma Task Force; and urges the Government to support that Task Force and endorse the planned joint Centre of Research and Innovation for Blind Veterans.

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.

Spellar, John
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2020
Warley
Lopresti, Jack
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Filton and Bradley Stoke
Benn, Hilary
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2020
Leeds Central
Blackman, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Harrow East
Cryer, John
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2020
Leyton and Wanstead
Anderson, Fleur
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2020
Putney
Gray, James
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
North Wiltshire
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
East Londonderry
Qureshi, Yasmin
Labour
Signed on 18 March 2020
Bolton South East
MacAskill, Kenny
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
East Lothian
Redwood, John
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Wokingham
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Swayne, Sir Desmond
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
New Forest West
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
North Ayrshire and Arran
Stafford, Alexander
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Rother Valley
Amess, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Southend West
Stone, Jamie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2020
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Vickers, Martin
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Cleethorpes
Bruce, Fiona
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Congleton
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
Central Ayrshire
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 18 March 2020
Motherwell and Wishaw
Chamberlain, Wendy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2020
North East Fife
Nici, Lia
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2020
Great Grimsby
Glindon, Mary
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2020
North Tyneside
Blunt, Crispin
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2020
Reigate
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 March 2020
Ochil and South Perthshire
Morris, Grahame
Labour
Signed on 19 March 2020
Easington
Farry, Stephen
Alliance
Signed on 20 March 2020
North Down
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 March 2020
Bath
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2020
South West Bedfordshire
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2020
Romford
Rimmer, Ms Marie
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2020
St Helens South and Whiston
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 April 2020
Glasgow North West
Russell-Moyle, Lloyd
Labour
Signed on 15 September 2020
Brighton, Kemptown

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.