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Rett UK and Rett Syndrome Awareness

EDM (Early Day Motion) 254: tabled on 28 June 2021

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 25 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House commends Rett UK for the invaluable work they do as the only specialist charity in the UK to provide professional family support, information and advice to those affected by Rett Syndrome; recognises the need for greater awareness of Rett Syndrome as a rare neurological condition that impacts one in 10,000 girls born each year; notes their vision that everyone with Rett syndrome should be given every possible opportunity to achieve their individual potential so that they may live their life to the full; and further commends all of their staff on their excellent work, particularly in their increased service support during the covid-19 outbreak and wishes them well for the future.

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.

Blackman, Kirsty
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2021
Aberdeen North
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2021
East Renfrewshire
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2021
Midlothian
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2021
Ochil and South Perthshire
Docherty-Hughes, Martin
Scottish National Party
Signed on 29 June 2021
West Dunbartonshire
Hanvey, Neale
Alba Party
Signed on 29 June 2021
Kirkcaldy and Cowdenbeath
McNally, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2021
Falkirk
Dorans, Allan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2021
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2021
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 30 June 2021
Dundee West
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 30 June 2021
Hayes and Harlington
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2021
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2021
Glasgow North
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 5 July 2021
Denton and Reddish
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 July 2021
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 5 July 2021
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2021
Glasgow Central
Jardine, Christine
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 July 2021
Edinburgh West
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 12 July 2021
Glasgow South West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.