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AGE ALLOWANCE CONVERSION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 643: tabled on 20 March 1996

Tabled in the 1995-96 session.

This motion has been signed by 52 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

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

Motion text

That this House believes that the 25 pence a week age allowance to pensioners 80 years of age and over is an insult to those who fought for their country in the last war and paid into the social security system; and calls on Her Majesty's Government to convert this allowance into an annual ú13 lump sum payment.

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.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 24 April 1996
Cambridge
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Blyth Valley
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 2 May 1996
Workington
Cann, Mr Jamie
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Ipswich
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 March 1996
Eastleigh
Churchill, Winston
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1996
Davyhulme
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 18 April 1996
Tyne Bridge
Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 21 March 1996
Romsey and Waterside
Corbett, Mr Robin
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Birmingham, Erdington
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1996
Easington
Day, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1996
Cheadle
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
St Helens North
Field, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1996
Birkenhead
Forsythe, Clifford
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 March 1996
South Antrim
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1996
Walsall South
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Gordon, Mildred
Labour
Signed on 27 March 1996
Bow and Poplar
Grant, Bernie
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Tottenham
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 27 March 1996
Warrington South
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Wentworth
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 March 1996
North Devon
Hughes, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 26 March 1996
Doncaster North
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Barnsley Central
Jones, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 1 April 1996
Alyn and Deeside
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 May 1996
Cheltenham
Mackinlay, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 2 April 1996
Thurrock
Mallon, Mr Seamus
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 21 March 1996
Newry and Armagh
McCartney, Mr Robert
United Kingdom Unionist
Signed on 23 April 1996
North Down
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 27 March 1996
Mid Ulster
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 March 1996
Blaydon
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Sheffield, Heeley
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Knowsley South
Peacock, Mrs Elizabeth
Conservative
Signed on 21 March 1996
Batley and Spen
Porter, Barry
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1996
Wirral South
Purchase, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 27 March 1996
Wolverhampton North East
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 March 1996
South Belfast
Spicer, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1996
West Dorset
Stott, Roger
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Wigan
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 17 April 1996
Wansbeck
Walker, Sir Cecil
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 21 March 1996
North Belfast
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Doncaster Central
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 March 1996
Orkney and Shetland
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 21 March 1996
Liverpool, West Derby
Wilshire, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1996
Spelthorne
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 20 March 1996
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.