Sir Christopher Chope's 6 Early Day Motions
Date Tabled Title Signatures
19 Dec 2019
Sir Christopher Chope signed this EDM on Friday 20th December 2019

Big Ben chiming on the day of Brexit

Tabled by: Mr Mark Francois (Conservative - Rayleigh and Wickford)
That this House notes the ongoing refurbishment works on the Elizabeth Tower and the fact that during this period Big Ben currently only chimes for Remembrance Sunday and New Year's Eve; further notes that the United Kingdom will now leave the European Union at 11.00pm GMT on 31 January 2020; …
53 signatures
(Most recent: 7 Jan 2020)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 47
Democratic Unionist Party: 5
Independent: 1
11 Apr 2019
Sir Christopher Chope signed this EDM on Thursday 11th April 2019

Exiting the European Union

Tabled by: Sir William Cash (Conservative - Stone)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (Exit Day) (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2019 (S.I., 2019, No. 859), dated 11 April 2019, a copy of which was laid before this House on 11 April 2019, be annulled.
82 signatures
(Most recent: 29 Apr 2019)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 72
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Independent: 2
Non-affiliated: 1
19 Dec 2018
Sir Christopher Chope signed this EDM as a sponsor on Wednesday 19th December 2018

Local Government

Tabled by: Sir Christopher Chope (Conservative - Christchurch)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Local Government (Structural and Boundary Changes) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 (S.I., 2018, No. 1296), dated 26 November 2018, a copy of which was laid before this House on 5 December 2018, be annulled.
1 signatures
(Most recent: 19 Dec 2018)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 1
11 Sep 2018
Sir Christopher Chope signed this EDM as a sponsor on Tuesday 11th September 2018

US-UK FULBRIGHT COMMISSION 70TH ANNIVERSARY

Tabled by: Sir Greg Knight (Conservative - East Yorkshire)
That this House notes that 22 September 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the signing of the treaty which established the US-UK Fulbright Commission, responsible for delivering the Fulbright awards to American and British grantees; recognises the achievement of the US-UK programme which has seen more than 12,750 UK nationals …
21 signatures
(Most recent: 6 Nov 2018)
Signatures by party:
Labour: 8
Scottish National Party: 7
Conservative: 4
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
26 May 2016
Sir Christopher Chope signed this EDM as a sponsor on Thursday 26th May 2016

CONSUMER PROTECTION

Tabled by: Mrs Anne Main (Conservative - St Albans)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 (S.I., 2016, No. 507), dated 18 April 2016, a copy of which was laid before this House on 22 April 2016 in the last Session of Parliament, be annulled.
10 signatures
(Most recent: 14 Jun 2016)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Labour: 1
9 Mar 2016
Sir Christopher Chope signed this EDM on Thursday 17th March 2016

SOCIAL SECURITY

Tabled by: Ian Blackford (Scottish National Party - Ross, Skye and Lochaber)
That an humble Address be presented to Her Majesty, praying that the Social Security Benefits Up-rating Regulations 2016 (S.I., 2016, No. 246), dated 25 February 2016, a copy of which was laid before this House on 1 March 2016, be annulled.
97 signatures
(Most recent: 18 Apr 2016)
Signatures by party:
Scottish National Party: 38
Labour: 14
Democratic Unionist Party: 7
Conservative: 6
Independent: 4
Non-affiliated: 2
Plaid Cymru: 2
Green Party: 1