House of Commons
Repatriation of UK nationals from countries that have closed borders
EDM #308
Tabled 18 March 2020
2019-21 Session
There has been an amendment to this EDM.
That this House notes that as a result of the covid-19 outbreak, a number of countries have closed their borders to contain the virus; notes that as a result many UK subjects are stranded; calls on the Government to negotiate with all countries where borders have closed, ways of repatriating UK nationals, in particular the most vulnerable; and calls on the UK Government to utilise civilian and military assets where appropriate to facilitate repatriation.

Signatures (49)

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.
Eshalomi, Florence
Labour
19 March 2020
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
19 March 2020
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
19 March 2020
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
19 March 2020
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
19 March 2020
Glindon, Mary
Labour
19 March 2020
Slaughter, Andy
Labour
19 March 2020
Donaldson, Sir Jeffrey M
Democratic Unionist Party
19 March 2020
Green, Kate
Labour
19 March 2020
Cryer, John
Labour
19 March 2020
Jardine, Christine
Liberal Democrat
19 March 2020
Hanna, Claire
Social Democratic & Labour Party
19 March 2020
Lucas, Caroline
Green Party
19 March 2020
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
19 March 2020
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
20 March 2020
Moran, Layla
Liberal Democrat
20 March 2020
Farry, Stephen
Alliance
20 March 2020
Girvan, Paul
Democratic Unionist Party
20 March 2020
Turner, Karl
Labour
20 March 2020
Blake, Olivia
Labour
20 March 2020
Ribeiro-Addy, Bell
Labour
20 March 2020
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
20 March 2020
Carmichael, Mr Alistair
Liberal Democrat
20 March 2020
Eastwood, Colum
Social Democratic & Labour Party
20 March 2020
Chapman, Douglas
Scottish National Party
20 March 2020
Huq, Dr Rupa
Labour
23 March 2020
Parish, Neil
Conservative
23 March 2020
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
23 March 2020
Olney, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
23 March 2020
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
23 March 2020
Begum, Apsana
Labour
23 March 2020
Cooper, Daisy
Liberal Democrat
23 March 2020
Lammy, Mr David
Labour
23 March 2020
Yasin, Mohammad
Labour
23 March 2020
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
23 March 2020
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
23 March 2020
Murray, James
Labour
24 March 2020
Morgan, Mr Stephen
Labour
24 March 2020
Doogan, Dave
Scottish National Party
24 March 2020
Davey, Sir Edward
Liberal Democrat
24 March 2020
Robinson, Gavin
Democratic Unionist Party
24 March 2020
Hosie, Stewart
Scottish National Party
24 March 2020
Ali, Rushanara
Labour
25 March 2020
There are no withdrawn signatures for this Motion

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308A1
Bill Wiggin
"In Line 2 after 'stranded;' insert 'further notes that UK nationals in Peru and New Zealand have been particularly patient and this House looks forward to their return home;'."
Tabled 24 March 2020
1 Signature