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EDM (Early Day Motion) 538: tabled on 01 December 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 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 regrets the intemperate attack on RJB Mining, and on Richard Budge personally, made in Early Day Motions 518 (Coal Industry and RJB Mining) and 519 (Coal Industry and RJB Mining (No.2)); notes that neither the Insolvency Service nor the National Audit Office in its report (HC 360 of 1995-96) to the House found any case for proceedings against Mr Budge; and calls upon Her Majesty's Ministers to refrain from critising Mr Budge and to produce instead a constructive policy for coal.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.