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Human Rights In China

EDM number 813 in 1995-96, proposed by Anne Campbell on 30/04/1996.

That this House wishes to express its grave concern about, and abhors, the continuing human rights abuses in China, including the harassment and detention of pro-democracy activists, members of religious communities and members of independent trade unions; further condemns the torture of those in prison; and calls on the Chinese government to abolish the widespread and arbitary use of the death penalty for offences such as tax evasion, cigarette smuggling or selling fake birth control certificates.

This motion has been signed by a total of 33 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Anne Campbell30/04/1996CambridgeProposed
Keith Hill01/05/1996StreathamSigned
Lynne Jones01/05/1996Birmingham, Selly OakSigned
Ken Livingstone01/05/1996Brent EastSigned
Eddie Loyden01/05/1996Liverpool, GarstonSigned
Jean Corston01/05/1996Bristol EastSigned
Norman Godman01/05/1996Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Eric Illsley02/05/1996Barnsley CentralSigned
Win Griffiths02/05/1996BridgendSigned
Harry Barnes02/05/1996North East DerbyshireSigned
Rachel Squire07/05/1996Dunfermline WestSigned
Glenda Jackson07/05/1996Hampstead & HighgateSigned
Mildred Gordon07/05/1996Bow and PoplarSigned
Roger Godsiff08/05/1996Birmingham Small HeathSigned
Mike Hall08/05/1996Warrington SouthSigned
John Gunnell08/05/1996Leeds South and MorleySigned
Gordon Oakes08/05/1996HaltonSigned
Roy Hughes08/05/1996Newport EastSigned
Michael Connarty08/05/1996Falkirk EastSigned
Alan Simpson09/05/1996Nottingham SouthSigned
Richard Burden09/05/1996Birmingham, NorthfieldSigned
Bill Etherington09/05/1996Sunderland NorthSigned
David Alton15/05/1996Liverpool Mossley HillSigned
Jack Thompson15/05/1996WansbeckSigned
Nigel Jones21/05/1996CheltenhamSigned
Nick Harvey22/05/1996North DevonSigned
David Chidgey17/06/1996EastleighSigned
Alan Keen02/07/1996Feltham & HestonSigned
Rhodri Morgan02/07/1996Cardiff WestSigned
Tony Banks02/07/1996Newham North WestSigned
Joan Walley02/07/1996Stoke-on-Trent NorthSigned
Martyn Jones11/07/1996Clwyd South WestSigned
Robert ParryUnknownWithdrawn

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