Early day motion 2935

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That this House welcomes the comments by the Prime Minister that `I am very concerned about the use of single-use carrier bags and the effect that they have on the environment'; further welcomes the Daily Mail's Banish the Bag campaign and the Greener upon Thames 2012 Plastic-Bag-Free Olympics campaign; calls on the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to strengthen its London 2012 Sustainable Sourcing Code (Packaging Guidelines) so that its sponsors and suppliers will not provide single-use or short-life disposable plastic bags to visitors to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games; and further calls on the Government to bring forward enabling legislation whereby a charge would be imposed on single-use plastic bags.

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Total number of signatures: 19

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Name Party Constituency Date Signed
Caton, Martin Labour Party Gower 17.04.2012
Corbyn, Jeremy Labour Party Islington North 27.03.2012
Durkan, Mark Social Democratic and Labour Party Foyle 16.04.2012
Flynn, Paul Labour Party Newport West 24.04.2012
Goldsmith, Zac Conservative Party Richmond Park 27.03.2012
Hancock, Mike Liberal Democrats Portsmouth South 16.04.2012
Hopkins, Kelvin Labour Party Luton North 16.04.2012
Leech, John Liberal Democrats Manchester Withington 19.04.2012
Llwyd, Elfyn Plaid Cymru Dwyfor Meirionnydd 19.04.2012
Long, Naomi Alliance Party Belfast East 24.04.2012
Lucas, Caroline Green Party Brighton Pavilion 16.04.2012
McDonagh, Siobhain Labour Party Mitcham and Morden 27.03.2012
McDonnell, Alasdair Social Democratic and Labour Party Belfast South 19.04.2012
McDonnell, John Labour Party Hayes and Harlington 17.04.2012
McKenzie, Iain Labour Party Inverclyde 19.04.2012
Meale, Alan Labour Party Mansfield 27.03.2012
Morris, David Conservative Party Morecambe and Lunesdale 18.04.2012
Sharma, Virendra Labour Party Ealing Southall 19.04.2012
Tredinnick, David Conservative Party Bosworth 19.04.2012