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MUTUAL BUILDING SOCIETIES

EDM (Early Day Motion) 179: tabled on 26 June 1997

Tabled in the 1997-98 session.

This motion has been signed by 62 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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

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Motion text

That this House believes that there are real and substantial benefits to the economy, to small savers, and to low-income borrowers in the preservation of a strong building society industry based firmly on the principle of mutuality; commends the determination of the Nationwide Building Society to retain its mutual status; and urges the Government to offer every encouragement to the mutual society sector of the savings and banking industry.

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.

Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 1997
Carshalton and Wallington
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 1997
Gordon
Butler, Christine
Labour
Signed on 28 July 1997
Castle Point
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 1997
Twickenham
Chidgey, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 13 November 1997
Eastleigh
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 16 July 1997
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Midlothian
Colman, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1997
Putney
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Tooting
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 1997
Kingston and Surbiton
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Glasgow, Pollok
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1997
Hendon
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1997
Stroud
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1997
Sunderland North
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 June 1997
Southport
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Glasgow, Maryhill
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Greenock and Inverclyde
Gorrie, Mr Donald
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 1997
Edinburgh West
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 1997
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 31 July 1997
North Devon
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 1997
Somerton and Frome
Hinchliffe, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Wakefield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Luton North
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Bolton South East
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 1997
Cheltenham
Keen, Alan
Labour
Signed on 19 November 1997
Feltham and Heston
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 July 1997
Hereford
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 27 June 1997
Brent East
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1997
Edmonton
Marshall, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 November 1997
Leicester South
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Dundee East
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1997
Hayes and Harlington
McWalter, Mr Tony
Labour
Signed on 24 November 1997
Hemel Hempstead
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1997
Sheffield, Heeley
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
Great Grimsby
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1997
Knowsley South
Palmer, Dr Nick
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1997
Broxtowe
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 10 November 1997
Burnley
Rooney, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 6 November 1997
Bradford North
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 1997
Torbay
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1997
Nottingham South
Soley, Mr Clive
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1997
Ealing, Acton and Shepherd's Bush
Squire, Rachel
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1997
Dunfermline West
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 1 July 1997
North West Leicestershire
Tonge, Dr Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 1997
Richmond Park
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1997
Pudsey
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 29 July 1997
Wolverhampton South East
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 22 July 1997
Finchley and Golders Green
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 7 July 1997
Caernarfon
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 30 October 1997
Conwy
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 1997
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 1 July 1997
Macclesfield
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 18 November 1997
Preston

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.

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

MUTUAL BUILDING SOCIETIES (Amendment 1)
at end add 'and urgently to review the current legislation.'.
Labour, Stoke-on-Trent North
2
signatures
EDM 179A1: tabled on 23 July 1997