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EDM (Early Day Motion) 488A1: tabled on 22 February 1995

Tabled in the 1994-95 session.

This motion has been signed by 1 Member. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Sir James Spicer on 25 January 1995. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add `and to these ends this House urges a policy of fully implemented freedom of competition as between the Football Pools and the National Lottery.'.

Original motion text

That this House warmly welcomes and supports the continued good works of the Foundation for Sport and the Arts; congratulates Littlewoods, Vernons and Zetters pools on their funding of the Foundation and the Treasury for facilitating its creation; notes that the Foundation provides grants to a wide range of organisations at grass roots and national level, many of which are outside the scope of other funding and congratulates the Secretary and Trustees of the Foundation for doing so on a speedy, efficient and cost effective basis; recognises the capacity of the Foundation to complement other arrangements; and urges all concerned to provide the conditions to ensure the continuation of the Foundation at least at its current levels of operation.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.