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CARE STANDARDS ACT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 254A1: tabled on 19 October 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 7 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 Mike Hancock on 17 October 2001. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add 'with the Exchequer being prepared to take action to raise any funding which may be required'.

Original motion text

That this House notes the financial and practical difficulties care home owners are experiencing in meeting the care home standards set by the Government; further notes that these standards are forcing many owners already struggling in an underfunded service to sell their homes, as revealed in their representations made to the Department of Health; and believes that there should be an independent assessment of the cost of complying with the standards and a flexible approach that protects the interests of residents of good quality homes.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.