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Refugees

EDM number 1016 in 2016-17, proposed by Alan Meale on 06/03/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Asylum, International politics and government and Middle East.

That this House notes that today worldwide there are approximately 65.3 million people who have been forcibly displaced, including 4.9 million Syrians fleeing war, reminds the Government that enshrined in the UN Convention is the duty to protect and assist refugees especially when they have to flee their homes in search of safety; and calls upon the Government to adhere to the terms of the Dublin Regulation to reunite refugee families, with priority given to children, the vulnerable and pregnant women and particularly to allow unaccompanied children safe passage ot the UK, especially where they have a relative living here.

This motion has been signed by a total of 40 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Alan Meale06/03/2017MansfieldLabourProposed
Margaret Ritchie06/03/2017South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Mark Durkan07/03/2017FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
Chris Stephens07/03/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon07/03/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
Paul Monaghan08/03/2017Caithness, Sutherland and Easter RossScottish National PartySeconded
Alison Thewliss08/03/2017Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Alasdair McDonnell08/03/2017Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Mark Williams08/03/2017CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Ronnie Campbell08/03/2017Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Chris Law08/03/2017Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Albert Owen08/03/2017Ynys MLabourSigned
Caroline Lucas08/03/2017Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Ian Blackford08/03/2017Ross, Skye and LochaberScottish National PartySigned
George Kerevan08/03/2017East LothianScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Doughty09/03/2017Cardiff South and PenarthLabourSigned
Lady Hermon13/03/2017North DownIndependentSigned
David Crausby13/03/2017Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Keith Vaz13/03/2017Leicester EastLabourSigned
Gavin Robinson13/03/2017Belfast EastDUPSigned
Carol Monaghan14/03/2017Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Jim Cunningham14/03/2017Coventry SouthLabourSigned
David Simpson14/03/2017Upper BannDUPSigned
Virendra Sharma14/03/2017Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Jeffrey M Donaldson15/03/2017Lagan ValleyDUPSigned
Robert Flello16/03/2017Stoke-on-Trent SouthLabourSigned
Alan Brown20/03/2017Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Roger Mullin20/03/2017Kirkcaldy and CowdenbeathScottish National PartySigned
Phil Boswell20/03/2017Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillScottish National PartySigned
Neil Gray20/03/2017Airdrie and ShottsScottish National PartySigned
Hannah Bardell20/03/2017LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Angus MacNeil20/03/2017Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Alex Salmond20/03/2017Signed
Ronnie Cowan20/03/2017InverclydeScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Gethins20/03/2017North East FifeScottish National PartySigned
Drew Hendry22/03/2017Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Owen Thompson22/03/2017MidlothianScottish National PartySigned
John Nicolson24/03/2017East DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Joanna Cherry29/03/2017Edinburgh South WestScottish National PartySigned
Rachael Maskell30/03/2017York CentralLabour/Co-operativeSigned

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