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British Pensioners Residing in Canada

EDM (Early Day Motion) 14: tabled on 21 November 1989

Tabled in the 1989-90 session.

This motion has been signed by 66 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 urges Her Majesty,s Government to provide retirement pensioners living in Canada with pension increases as and when they become due in Britain, with or without a social agreement with Canada.

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.

Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 1989
Brighton, Kemptown
Bowden, Gerald
Conservative
Signed on 1 December 1989
Dulwich
Boyes, Roland
Labour
Signed on 30 November 1989
Houghton and Washington
Boyson, Sir Rhodes
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1989
Brent North
Campbell, Sir Menzies
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 January 1990
North East Fife
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1989
Tooting
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1989
Leigh
Duffy, Sir Patrick
Labour
Signed on 1 February 1990
Sheffield, Attercliffe
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1989
St Helens North
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 November 1989
Southport
Galloway, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 30 November 1989
Glasgow, Hillhead
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 7 December 1989
Wallsend
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1989
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Goodhart, Sir Philip
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1990
Beckenham
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1989
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Gregory, Conal
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 1989
York
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1989
Bridgend
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Wentworth
Heffer, Eric
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1989
Liverpool, Walton
Hughes, John
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Coventry North East
Hughes, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 1989
Harrow West
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 28 March 1990
Basingstoke
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 4 December 1989
Barnsley Central
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Leicester West
Kilfedder, Sir James
Ulster Popular Unionist Party
Signed on 27 November 1989
North Down
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 22 November 1989
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Cunninghame South
Latham, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 1989
Rutland and Melton
Marshall, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1989
Glasgow, Shettleston
Martlew, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1989
Carlisle
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Dundee East
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 23 November 1989
Mid Ulster
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1989
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McWilliam, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 18 January 1990
Blaydon
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1989
Great Grimsby
Morris, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 November 1989
Northampton South
Oakes, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1989
Halton
Pattie, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 25 January 1990
Chertsey and Walton
Powell, Sir Raymond
Labour
Signed on 21 November 1989
Ogmore
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 27 November 1989
Lewes
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 23 November 1989
Dundee West
Ross, Mr William
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 23 November 1989
East Londonderry
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 1 December 1989
Lewisham, Deptford
Skeet, Sir Trevor
Conservative
Signed on 29 January 1990
North Bedfordshire
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 22 November 1989
South Belfast
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 29 November 1989
Wansbeck
Thorne, Sir Neil
Conservative
Signed on 21 November 1989
Ilford South
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 22 November 1989
Leicester East
Walker, Sir Cecil
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 30 November 1989
North Belfast
Wallace, Mr Jim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 29 November 1989
Orkney and Shetland
Walters, Sir Dennis
Conservative
Signed on 29 November 1989
Westbury
Wardell, Gareth
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1989
Gower
Warren, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 4 December 1989
Hastings and Rye
Wigley, Mr Dafydd
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 22 November 1989
Caernarfon
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 28 November 1989
Congleton
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 27 November 1989
Preston
Wray, Mr Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 28 November 1989
Glasgow, Provan

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.

British Pensioners Residing in Canada (Amendment 1)
After 'Government', insert 'during the 1989/90 Session.'.
Labour, Coventry South East
22
signatures
EDM 14A1: tabled on 22 November 1989
British Pensioners Residing in Canada (Amendment 2)
After 'Canada', insert 'and to remind them that if they emigrated from Britain within the last 20 years, they are still entitled to vote in United Kingdom general elections'.
Conservative, Romsey and Waterside
1
signature
EDM 14A2: tabled on 30 November 1989