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Commencement And Enforcement Of The Socio-Economic Duty - S1 Of The Equality Act

EDM number 591 in 2017-19, proposed by Harriet Harman on 23/11/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Equality and Incomes and poverty.

That this House notes with great concern the high levels of income and particularly wealth inequality in our society; further notes the recommendation in the 2016 Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights to bring into force the outstanding provisions of the Equality Act 2010; commends the efforts of some councils to implement the Socio-economic Duty (Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010) in their budgets and strategic planning; welcomes the Scottish Government's decision to commence the Socio-economic Duty; encourages the Welsh Government to make use of the powers of the Wales Act 2017 to bring the Duty to life; and calls on the Government to bring section 1 of the Equality Act into effect.

This motion has been signed by a total of 79 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Harriet Harman23/11/2017Camberwell and PeckhamLabourProposed
Martyn Day27/11/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Alex Sobel27/11/2017Leeds North WestLabour/Co-operativeSeconded
Chris Stephens27/11/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySeconded
Ian Blackford28/11/2017Ross, Skye and LochaberScottish National PartySeconded
David Linden28/11/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
Marie Rimmer28/11/2017St Helens South and WhistonLabourSigned
John McNally28/11/2017FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Roger Godsiff28/11/2017Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Jim Cunningham28/11/2017Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Catherine West29/11/2017Hornsey and Wood GreenLabourSigned
Jess Phillips29/11/2017Birmingham, YardleyLabourSigned
Kate Green29/11/2017Stretford and UrmstonLabourSigned
Frank Field29/11/2017BirkenheadLabourSigned
George Howarth29/11/2017KnowsleyLabourSigned
Margaret Hodge29/11/2017BarkingLabourSigned
Clive Betts29/11/2017Sheffield South EastLabourSigned
Thelma Walker29/11/2017Colne ValleyLabourSigned
Laura Pidcock29/11/2017North West DurhamLabourSigned
Hugh Gaffney29/11/2017Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
Karen Buck29/11/2017Westminster NorthLabourSigned
Helen Hayes29/11/2017Dulwich and West NorwoodLabourSigned
Tommy Sheppard29/11/2017Edinburgh EastScottish National PartySigned
Ronnie Cowan29/11/2017InverclydeScottish National PartySigned
Sandy Martin29/11/2017IpswichLabourSigned
Mohammad Yasin29/11/2017BedfordLabourSigned
Vernon Coaker29/11/2017GedlingLabourSigned
James Frith29/11/2017Bury NorthLabourSigned
Chris Law29/11/2017Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Gareth Thomas29/11/2017Harrow WestLabourSigned
Douglas Chapman30/11/2017Dunfermline and West FifeScottish National PartySigned
Bambos Charalambous30/11/2017Enfield, SouthgateLabourSigned
Mary Glindon01/12/2017North TynesideLabourSigned
Preet Kaur Gill01/12/2017Birmingham, EdgbastonLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Mike Gapes01/12/2017Ilford SouthLabourSigned
Ruth Cadbury01/12/2017Brentford and IsleworthLabourSigned
Tonia Antoniazzi01/12/2017GowerLabourSigned
Hilary Benn01/12/2017Leeds CentralLabourSigned
Stephen Timms01/12/2017East HamLabourSigned
Wes Streeting04/12/2017Ilford NorthLabourSigned
Kirsty Blackman04/12/2017Aberdeen NorthScottish National PartySigned
Angus MacNeil04/12/2017Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown04/12/2017Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Stuart McDonald04/12/2017Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch EastScottish National PartySigned
Caroline Lucas05/12/2017Brighton, PavilionGreenSigned
Rosie Cooper05/12/2017West LancashireLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell05/12/2017Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Lloyd Russell-Moyle06/12/2017Brighton, KemptownLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Louise Ellman07/12/2017Liverpool, RiversideLabourSigned
Ben Lake11/12/2017CeredigionPlaid CymruSigned
Jared O'Mara11/12/2017Sheffield, HallamIndependentSigned
Ruth Smeeth11/12/2017Stoke-on-Trent NorthLabourSigned
Jonathan Edwards11/12/2017Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSigned
Layla Moran11/12/2017Oxford West and AbingdonLiberal DemocratSigned
Stephanie Peacock11/12/2017Barnsley EastLabourSigned
Hannah Bardell11/12/2017LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
David Lammy12/12/2017TottenhamLabourSigned
Virendra Sharma14/12/2017Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Wera Hobhouse14/12/2017BathLiberal DemocratSigned
Clive Lewis18/12/2017Norwich SouthLabourSigned
David Crausby19/12/2017Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Drew Hendry08/01/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Liz Saville Roberts15/01/2018Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Ian Mearns20/02/2018GatesheadLabourSigned
Daniel Zeichner22/02/2018CambridgeLabourSigned
Catherine McKinnell28/02/2018Newcastle upon Tyne NorthLabourSigned
Patrick Grady05/03/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySigned
Tim Farron07/03/2018Westmorland and LonsdaleLiberal DemocratSigned
Tom Brake12/03/2018Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Ian Murray14/03/2018Edinburgh SouthLabourSigned
Paul Flynn14/03/2018Newport WestLabourSigned
Conor McGinn15/03/2018St Helens NorthLabourSigned
Chuka Umunna19/03/2018StreathamLabourSigned
John Grogan20/03/2018Signed
Edward Davey21/03/2018Kingston and SurbitonLiberal DemocratSigned
Chris Williamson22/03/2018Derby NorthLabourSigned
Siobhain McDonagh28/03/2018Mitcham and MordenLabourSigned
Ellie Reeves29/03/2018Lewisham West and PengeLabourSigned
Stephen Lloyd04/09/2018EastbourneLiberal DemocratSigned

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