Early day motion 2293

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FINANCIAL INTERESTS OF HON. MEMBERS

That this House notes that on 2 May1695 the House of Commons resolved that `the Offer of any Money, or other Advantage, to any Member of Parliament, for the promoting of any Matter whatsoever, depending, or to be transacted, in Parliament, is a high Crime and Misdemeanour and tends to the Subversion of the English Constitution'; further notes that this motion was perhaps the most decisive ruling ever made by the House of Commons on the financial interests of its Members; and believes the principles set out in this motion should be followed as part of forthcoming action on registering interests in order to restore faith in the democratic process.

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Bottomley, Peter Conservative Party Worthing West 20.10.2011
Campbell, Ronnie Labour Party Blyth Valley 26.10.2011
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 25.10.2011
Connarty, Michael Labour Party Linlithgow and East Falkirk 31.10.2011
Cryer, John Labour Party Leyton and Wanstead 20.10.2011
Dobbin, Jim Labour Party Heywood and Middleton 25.10.2011
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 26.10.2011
Engel, Natascha Labour Party North East Derbyshire 20.10.2011
Flynn, Paul Labour Party Newport West 20.10.2011
George, Andrew Liberal Democrats St Ives 25.10.2011
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 24.10.2011
Lavery, Ian Labour Party Wansbeck 20.10.2011
Lloyd, Tony Labour Party Manchester Central 25.10.2011
Llwyd, Elfyn Plaid Cymru Dwyfor Meirionnydd 25.10.2011
Morris, Grahame M Labour Party Easington 20.10.2011
Rotheram, Steve Labour Party Liverpool Walton 31.10.2011
Skinner, Dennis Labour Party Bolsover 20.10.2011