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Ban on trade in trophy hunting memorabilia

EDM (Early Day Motion) 19: tabled on 12 May 2021

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 28 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises the negative effect of the continued importation, sale and distribution of animal carcasses and body parts such as the head, hide or horns obtained through trophy hunting on the conservation efforts of endangered wildlife; highlights that the importation of trophies contributes to the decline of animal populations especially various species of big cat; notes that the link between the trade of trophies and illegal activities such as forgery of fraudulent licenses, money laundering and corruption and calls on the Government to make it a criminal offence to trade in trophy hunting memorabilia.

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.

Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 13 May 2021
Strangford
Eastwood, Colum
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 13 May 2021
Foyle
Edwards, Jonathan
Independent
Signed on 13 May 2021
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Knight, Sir Greg
Conservative
Signed on 13 May 2021
East Yorkshire
Yasin, Mohammad
Labour
Signed on 14 May 2021
Bedford
Barker, Paula
Labour
Signed on 14 May 2021
Liverpool, Wavertree
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 14 May 2021
Hayes and Harlington
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 May 2021
Glasgow North West
Farry, Stephen
Alliance
Signed on 15 May 2021
North Down
Hardy, Emma
Labour
Signed on 17 May 2021
Kingston upon Hull West and Hessle
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 19 May 2021
Glasgow South West
Hanna, Claire
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 20 May 2021
Belfast South
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 May 2021
Arfon
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2021
Denton and Reddish
Abrahams, Debbie
Labour
Signed on 25 May 2021
Oldham East and Saddleworth
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 25 May 2021
North Ayrshire and Arran
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 June 2021
Dundee West
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 June 2021
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 14 June 2021
Ceredigion
Fellows, Marion
Scottish National Party
Signed on 14 June 2021
Motherwell and Wishaw
Lockhart, Carla
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 19 July 2021
Upper Bann
Lewell-Buck, Mrs Emma
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2021
South Shields

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.