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MICHAEL FOOT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1475A1: tabled on 20 June 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 5 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 John Cryer on 19 June 2002. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add 'and requests that the plaque contrasts Michael Foot's beliefs, and those of the founders of the Labour Party, with the actions of the current Labour Government.'.

Original motion text

That this House congratulates Michael Foot on his approaching 89th birthday; recognises his integrity, compassion and decency and his record as an outstanding parliamentarian, journalist, author and, above all, socialist; and believes that a fitting tribute to the former Labour leader would be the commissioning of a statue to be placed within the Palace of Westminster.