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CENTENARY OF THE BIRTH OF ANEURIN BEVAN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 455A1: tabled on 17 November 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 9 Members. 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 Mr Clive Soley on 13 November 1997. This is amendment number 1.

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Suggested amendment

after 'founded', insert 'requires substantial additional funding so that it'.

Original motion text

That this House notes the centenary of the birth of Aneurin Bevan on 15 November 1897; commemorates the life and work of this remarkable Welshman, Labour Member of the House and reforming Cabinet Minister in the post-war Labour Government; and believes that the values on which Bevan campaigned are still valid today and that the National Health Service, which he founded, stands as a lasting and living memorial to the life and work of a very great man.