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Taiwan And The Illegal Trade In Rhino Horn

EDM number 1369 in 1992-93, proposed by Nigel Griffiths on 10/02/1993.

That this House deplores the illegal trade in rhino horn which has reduced the worldwide population of rhinos to less than 10,500 animals and incurred loss of human life in range states attempting to protect their rhino populations; while welcoming Taiwan's statements of concern and intention to educate its public, notes that Taiwan is the main centre for illegal trade in rhino horn and a significant consuming market; calls on Taiwan to implement fully CITES recommendations concerning rhino horn and the products of other endangered species, including seizure and destruction of rhino horn stocks as recommended by CITES in resolution Conf. 6.10 and SC 28.15; calls on Taiwan to enforce effectively its own legislation which bans import, export and domestic sale of rhino horn; and urges Taiwan to support rhino conservation programmes in African and Asian range states which have suffered severe losses as a result of the illegal trade in rhino horn.

This motion has been signed by a total of 72 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Nigel Griffiths10/02/1993Edinburgh SouthProposed
John Gunnell10/02/1993Leeds South and MorleySigned
Ronnie Campbell10/02/1993Blyth ValleySigned
Alan Meale10/02/1993MansfieldSigned
Henry McLeish10/02/1993Central FifeSigned
Eric Martlew10/02/1993CarlisleSigned
Jim Dowd11/02/1993Lewisham WestSigned
Derek Enright11/02/1993HemsworthSigned
Bill Etherington11/02/1993Sunderland NorthSigned
Andrew Faulds11/02/1993Warley EastSigned
Norman Godman11/02/1993Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Win Griffiths11/02/1993BridgendSigned
Harry Barnes11/02/1993North East DerbyshireSigned
Jack Thompson11/02/1993WansbeckSigned
Paddy Tipping11/02/1993SherwoodSigned
Terry Davis11/02/1993Birmingham, Hodge HillSigned
Michael Clapham11/02/1993Barnsley West & PenistoneSigned
Keith Bradley11/02/1993Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Colin Pickthall11/02/1993West LancashireSigned
Bridget Prentice11/02/1993Lewisham EastSigned
Kevin Hughes11/02/1993Doncaster NorthSigned
Eric Illsley11/02/1993Barnsley CentralSigned
Glenda Jackson11/02/1993Hampstead & HighgateSigned
Lynne Jones11/02/1993Birmingham, Selly OakSigned
Ken Livingstone11/02/1993Brent EastSigned
Bill Michie11/02/1993Sheffield, HeeleySigned
David Nicholson11/02/1993TauntonSigned
Tom Cox12/02/1993TootingSigned
Peter Pike12/02/1993BurnleySigned
John Battle15/02/1993Leeds WestSigned
Tony Banks15/02/1993Newham North WestSigned
Janet Anderson15/02/1993Rossendale & DarwenSigned
Mike Gapes15/02/1993Ilford SouthSigned
John Evans15/02/1993St Helens NorthSigned
Angela Eagle15/02/1993WallaseySigned
Nigel Jones15/02/1993CheltenhamSigned
Gordon Prentice15/02/1993PendleSigned
Max Madden15/02/1993Bradford WestSigned
Maria Fyfe16/02/1993Glasgow, MaryhillSigned
Jimmy Dunnachie16/02/1993Glasgow, PollokSigned
Jean Corston16/02/1993Bristol EastSigned
Michael Connarty16/02/1993Falkirk EastSigned
Ian McCartney16/02/1993MakerfieldSigned
Eddie Loyden16/02/1993Liverpool, GarstonSigned
Martyn Jones16/02/1993Clwyd South WestSigned
Roy Hughes16/02/1993Newport EastSigned
Martin Redmond16/02/1993Don ValleySigned
Jim Wallace17/02/1993Orkney & ShetlandSigned
Gerry Steinberg17/02/1993Durham, City ofSigned
Edward O'Hara17/02/1993Knowsley SouthSigned
Estelle Morris17/02/1993Birmingham, YardleySigned
Alan Milburn17/02/1993DarlingtonSigned
Russell Johnston17/02/1993Inverness, Nairn and LochaberSigned
Nick Harvey18/02/1993North DevonSigned
Alan Simpson18/02/1993Nottingham SouthSigned
Geoff Hoon19/02/1993AshfieldSigned
Kim Howells19/02/1993PontypriddSigned
Jane Kennedy22/02/1993Liverpool BroadgreenSigned
Alex Carlile22/02/1993MontgomerySigned
Roland Boyes23/02/1993Houghton and WashingtonSigned
John Heppell25/02/1993Nottingham EastSigned
Tommy Graham25/02/1993Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Mike Hall25/02/1993Warrington SouthSigned
Dale Campbell-Savours04/03/1993WorkingtonSigned
Doug Hoyle04/03/1993Warrington NorthSigned
Llew Smith05/03/1993Blaenau GwentSigned
Audrey Wise17/03/1993PrestonSigned
Cecil Walker19/03/1993Belfast NorthSigned
Frank Cook23/03/1993Stockton NorthSigned
Andrew MacKinlay25/03/1993ThurrockSigned
Alistair Darling25/03/1993Edinburgh CentralSigned
Greg Pope31/03/1993HyndburnSigned

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