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Rett Syndrome Awareness Month

EDM (Early Day Motion) 599: tabled on 28 October 2021

Tabled in the 2021-22 session.

This motion has been signed by 34 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House recognises Rett Syndrome Awareness Month from 1-30 October; notes its importance for raising awareness of the rare genetic disorder as the second most common cause of severe disability in women and girls; commends the charitable organisation, Rett UK, for their outstanding work in providing information, support and advocacy services for people impacted by the condition across the UK; and recognises the importance of their campaign this Rett Syndrome Awareness Month to inform, educate and engage people who can help improve the lives of people living with Rett Syndrome and their families.

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.

Lake, Ben
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 1 November 2021
Ceredigion
Saville Roberts, Liz
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 1 November 2021
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
Whitford, Dr Philippa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 November 2021
Central Ayrshire
Cooper, Daisy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2021
St Albans
Corbyn, Jeremy
Independent
Signed on 1 November 2021
Islington North
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 November 2021
East Renfrewshire
Doogan, Dave
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 November 2021
Angus
Hobhouse, Wera
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2021
Bath
Thompson, Owen
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 November 2021
Midlothian
Wilson, Munira
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 November 2021
Twickenham
McLaughlin, Anne
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 November 2021
Glasgow North East
Gibson, Patricia
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 November 2021
North Ayrshire and Arran
Gwynne, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2021
Denton and Reddish
Long Bailey, Rebecca
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2021
Salford and Eccles
Penning, Sir Mike
Conservative
Signed on 2 November 2021
Hemel Hempstead
Eastwood, Colum
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 2 November 2021
Foyle
Lewell-Buck, Mrs Emma
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2021
South Shields
Begum, Apsana
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2021
Poplar and Limehouse
Chamberlain, Wendy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 November 2021
North East Fife
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2021
Glasgow North West
Law, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 November 2021
Dundee West
Barker, Paula
Labour
Signed on 2 November 2021
Liverpool, Wavertree
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 3 November 2021
Rochdale
Nicolson, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 November 2021
Ochil and South Perthshire
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 15 November 2021
Hayes and Harlington
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 November 2021
Glasgow North
Thewliss, Alison
Scottish National Party
Signed on 17 November 2021
Glasgow Central
Maskell, Rachael
Labour
Signed on 24 January 2022
York Central

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.