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Enfranchisement Of 16 And 17 Year Olds In Jersey

EDM number 2198 in 2007-08, proposed by Stephen Williams on 08/10/2008.
Categorised under the topic of Electoral franchise.

That this House notes that elections for the States of Jersey, the island's Parliament, are scheduled for 15th October 2008; further notes that the States passed a law in 2007 reducing the voting age to 16 years; and believes that the franchise in British mainland elections should also be extended to 16 and 17 year olds.

This motion has been signed by a total of 28 MPs.

Stephen Williams08/10/2008Bristol WestLiberal DemocratProposed
Jo Swinson08/10/2008East DunbartonshireLiberal DemocratSeconded
Tom Brake08/10/2008Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Andrew George09/10/2008St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
Lynne Jones09/10/2008Birmingham, Selly OakLabourSeconded
Nick Harvey09/10/2008North DevonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Andrew Stunell09/10/2008Hazel GroveLiberal DemocratSigned
Malcolm Bruce13/10/2008GordonLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Flynn13/10/2008Newport WestLabourSigned
Mike Hancock13/10/2008Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Hunter13/10/2008CheadleLiberal DemocratSigned
Martin Caton14/10/2008GowerLabourSigned
Rudi Vis15/10/2008Finchley and Golders GreenLabourSigned
Peter Bottomley15/10/2008Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Mark Durkan15/10/2008FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
John Battle16/10/2008Leeds WestLabourSigned
John Leech16/10/2008Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Mark Williams16/10/2008CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Alasdair McDonnell20/10/2008Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Richard Younger-Ross20/10/2008TeignbridgeLiberal DemocratSigned
George Galloway21/10/2008Bethnal Green and BowRespectSigned
Alistair Carmichael22/10/2008Orkney and ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
Charlotte Atkins22/10/2008Staffordshire MoorlandsLabourSigned
Greg Pope27/10/2008HyndburnLabourSigned
Vincent Cable03/11/2008TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
Andy Reed06/11/2008LoughboroughLabourSigned
Edward Davey06/11/2008Kingston and SurbitonLiberal DemocratSigned
Michael Jabez Foster13/11/2008Hastings and RyeLabourSigned

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