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Graffiti And Tagging

EDM number 134 in 2007-08, proposed by John Hemming on 07/11/2007.
Categorised under the topics of Anti-social behaviour, Crime and Alternatives to prison.

That this House notes the problems caused by graffiti and tagging; believes that this is a good example of a crime that warrants a community punishment; further believes that an appropriate community punishment would be to clear up the mess created; fails to comprehend why the Crown Prosecution Service refuses to prosecute cases where less than £5,000 of damage is done; and calls for those who create the mess of tagging to be required to clear it up.

This motion has been signed by a total of 32 MPs.

John Hemming07/11/2007Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratProposed
Peter Bottomley08/11/2007Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Dai Davies08/11/2007Blaenau GwentIndependentSeconded
Tom Brake08/11/2007Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Rudi Vis08/11/2007Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins12/11/2007Luton NorthLabourSeconded
David Taylor12/11/2007North West LeicestershireLabourSigned
Lynne Jones12/11/2007Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSigned
Paul Holmes13/11/2007ChesterfieldLiberal DemocratSigned
Derek Conway13/11/2007Old Bexley & SidcupConservativeSigned
Edward Davey13/11/2007Kingston and SurbitonLiberal DemocratSigned
Michael Jabez Foster13/11/2007Hastings and RyeLabourSigned
Mike Hancock13/11/2007Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Phil Willis14/11/2007Harrogate and KnaresboroughLiberal DemocratSigned
Ian Taylor14/11/2007Esher and WaltonConservativeSigned
Janet Dean14/11/2007BurtonLabourSigned
Martin Caton14/11/2007GowerLabourSigned
Alan Simpson15/11/2007Nottingham SouthLabourSigned
Paul Flynn15/11/2007Newport WestLabourSigned
Stephen Williams15/11/2007Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
David Lepper19/11/2007Brighton, PavilionLabourSigned
Ann Cryer19/11/2007KeighleyLabourSigned
John Horam20/11/2007OrpingtonConservativeSigned
John Leech21/11/2007Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Roger Godsiff21/11/2007Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small HeathLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins21/11/2007TamworthLabourSigned
Bill Etherington22/11/2007Sunderland NorthLabourSigned
Jo Swinson22/11/2007East DunbartonshireLiberal DemocratSigned
John McDonnell11/12/2007Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Elliot Morley18/12/2007ScunthorpeLabourSigned
Vincent Cable07/01/2008TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
John Bercow08/01/2008BuckinghamConservativeSigned

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