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ELECTRICITY MARKET

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1512: tabled on 03 July 1998

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 Members. It has received 2 amendments.

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

Amendments to this motion

There have been 2 amendments submitted to this motion.

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Motion text

That this House applauds the Government's aim of introducing reforms into the market in electricity; and urges the Government to introduce those reforms as rapidly as possible in order that all sections of the market can make sensible market decisions for the future.

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.

Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1998
Keighley
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1998
Leigh
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1998
Burton
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1998
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1998
Sunderland North
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1998
Greenock and Inverclyde
Humble, Mrs Joan
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1998
Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1998
Bolton South East
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1998
Clwyd South
Kemp, Mr Fraser
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1998
Houghton and Washington East
Khabra, Mr Piara S
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1998
Ealing, Southall
King, Andy
Labour
Signed on 27 July 1998
Rugby and Kenilworth
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1998
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Leigh, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 21 July 1998
Gainsborough
Lewis, Mr Ivan
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1998
Bury South
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1998
Blackpool South
McNamara, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1998
Kingston upon Hull North
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1998
Sheffield, Heeley
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1998
Great Grimsby
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1998
Nuneaton
Organ, Diana
Labour
Signed on 2 September 1998
Forest of Dean
Quinn, Lawrie
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1998
Scarborough and Whitby
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1998
Wolverhampton South East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 23 July 1998
Finchley and Golders Green
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1998
Liverpool, West Derby

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

ELECTRICITY MARKET (Amendment 1)
after first 'the', insert 'former Conservative'.
Conservative, Worthing West
8
signatures
EDM 1512A1: tabled on 8 July 1998
ELECTRICITY MARKET (Amendment 2)
leave out from 'Government' to end and add 'not to introduce reforms before the market is properly prepared in order that competition works efficiently and effectively within the industry.'.
Liberal Democrat, South East Cornwall
1
signature
EDM 1512A2: tabled on 23 July 1998