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NON-PROFIT MAKING MEMBERS CLUBS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 356A1: tabled on 06 November 2001

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 10 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 David Crausby on 05 November 2001. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

after 'ex-service', insert',sports'.

Original motion text

That this House notes the valuable community work carried out by non-profit making private members' clubs; acknowledges that working men's, political, ex-service and other clubs have around five million individual members who benefit from the many social and recreational activities provided by these clubs; recognises that many non-profit making clubs endure a constant struggle to survive; calls upon the Government to support the efforts of these clubs who serve not only their own members but do a tremendous job in supporting local and national charities providing outings for children, the elderly and other deserving groups in their communities; and urges the Government to introduce legislation to protect the long-term viability of non-profit making members' clubs.