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EDM number 208 in 2001-02, proposed by Ann Keen on 20/07/2001.

That this House congratulates the British Standards Institution in this, its centenary year; applauds the BSI for its dedicated service throughout the 20th century and into this century as the UK's national standards setting body; recognises the significant contribution that BSI has made in aiding the competitiveness of British business, enabling the free movement of goods between nations, harmonisation of standards and the creation of a level playing field; in particular notes the success of the Kitemark which is recognised world-wide as a symbol of quality; welcomes BSI's innovative approach to introducing new standards for the ever changing products and services in today's economy; and wishes all the staff and others associated with BSI, in the 90 countries in which it now operates, a bright and successful future.

This motion has been signed by a total of 35 MPs.

Ann Keen20/07/2001Brentford & IsleworthLabourProposed
Rudi Vis14/09/2001Finchley & Golders GreenLabourSigned
Mohammad Sarwar04/10/2001Glasgow, GovanLabourSigned
Vincent Cable08/10/2001TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Kevin McNamara15/10/2001Kingston upon Hull NorthLabourSigned
Lynne Jones16/10/2001Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSigned
John McWilliam16/10/2001BlaydonLabourSigned
Jeff Ennis16/10/2001Barnsley East & MexboroughLabourSigned
Tom Watson16/10/2001West Bromwich EastLabourSigned
Roy Beggs17/10/2001East AntrimUUPSigned
Mark Tami17/10/2001Alyn & DeesideLabourSigned
Harold Best17/10/2001Leeds North WestLabourSigned
Nigel Beard17/10/2001Bexleyheath & CrayfordLabourSigned
Win Griffiths17/10/2001BridgendLabourSigned
Martin Caton17/10/2001GowerLabourSigned
Russell Brown17/10/2001DumfriesLabourSigned
Paul Keetch17/10/2001HerefordLiberal DemocratSigned
Lindsay Hoyle17/10/2001ChorleyLabourSigned
Martin Smyth17/10/2001Belfast SouthUUPSigned
Tony Clarke17/10/2001Northampton SouthLabourSigned
John McDonnell18/10/2001Hayes & HarlingtonLabourSigned
Huw Edwards18/10/2001MonmouthLabourSigned
Betty Williams22/10/2001ConwyLabourSigned
Joan Walley22/10/2001Stoke-on-Trent NorthLabourSigned
Peter Pike22/10/2001BurnleyLabourSigned
Eric Illsley24/10/2001Barnsley CentralLabourSigned
Ann Cryer24/10/2001KeighleyLabourSigned
Laura Moffatt25/10/2001CrawleyLabourSigned
Bill Etherington26/10/2001Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Andrew George05/11/2001St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
David Crausby08/11/2001Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Ian Davidson09/11/2001Glasgow, PollokLabour Co-operativeSigned
John Austin14/11/2001Erith & ThamesmeadLabourSigned
Nigel Jones26/11/2001CheltenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Khalid Mahmood29/11/2001Birmingham, Perry BarrLabourSigned

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