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Recognition Of Bangla As An Official Language Of The United Nations

EDM number 244 in 2009-10, proposed by Roger Godsiff on 25/11/2009.
Categorised under the topic of United Nations.

That this House welcomes the campaign initiated by the Bangladeshis in the United Kingdom to get Bangla, which is the fifth most spoken language in the world, recognised as an official language of the United Nations; and calls upon the Government to give its support to this proposal.

This motion has been signed by a total of 20 MPs.

Roger Godsiff25/11/2009Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small HeathLabourProposed
Nigel Evans25/11/2009Ribble ValleyConservativeSeconded
Mike Hancock26/11/2009Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
David Drew26/11/2009StroudLabourSeconded
Alan Meale26/11/2009MansfieldLabourSeconded
Andrew George26/11/2009St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
John Hemming26/11/2009Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned
Betty Williams26/11/2009ConwyLabourSigned
Ann Cryer26/11/2009KeighleyLabourSigned
Martin Caton26/11/2009GowerLabourSigned
Brian Jenkins26/11/2009TamworthLabourSigned
John Leech30/11/2009Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew Dismore01/12/2009HendonLabourSigned
John Austin01/12/2009Erith and ThamesmeadLabourSigned
Janet Dean02/12/2009BurtonLabourSigned
Andrew Pelling02/12/2009Croydon CentralIndependentSigned
Marsha Singh07/12/2009Bradford WestLabourSigned
Steve Webb07/12/2009NorthavonLiberal DemocratSigned
Dan Rogerson10/12/2009North CornwallLiberal DemocratSigned
Kelvin Hopkins15/12/2009Luton NorthLabourSigned

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