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EDM (Early Day Motion) 343: tabled on 01 November 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 20 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, noting that Putney Crown Post Office was recently sold to a private company in advance of so-called public consultation, condemns privatisation of the Post Office by stealth; demands that public consultation should be carried out before the event in any future sales of Crown post offices; deplores the arrogance of Post Office Network in refusing to make public financial details of the disposal of public assets; and calls on the Comptroller and Auditor General to conduct an investigation into the sale of Putney and other Crown post offices to determine whether value for money was obtained.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.