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CHARITY LAW REFORM

EDM (Early Day Motion) 981: tabled on 18 June 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 88 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House, noting that there has been no full reform of the law governing the supervision of charities since 1960, and believing that a modern system of supervision is required by charities, calls upon Her Majesty's Government to bring forward such legislation as a matter of urgency.

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.

Alton, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 July 1991
Liverpool, Mossley Hill
Archer, Peter
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1991
Warley West
Ashley, Jack
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Stoke-on-Trent South
Atkinson, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 8 July 1991
Bournemouth East
Barnes, Mrs Rosie
Independent SDP
Signed on 20 June 1991
Greenwich
Barron, Mr Kevin
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Rother Valley
Beith, Sir Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 July 1991
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Bellotti, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 July 1991
Eastbourne
Bermingham, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
St Helens South
Bidwell, Sydney
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1991
Ealing, Southall
Blunkett, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 17 October 1991
Sheffield, Brightside
Bowden, Sir Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 July 1991
Brighton, Kemptown
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 24 July 1991
Manchester, Withington
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Falkirk West
Carr, Mr Michael
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 July 1991
Ribble Valley
Cartwright, John
Independent SDP
Signed on 2 July 1991
Woolwich
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 5 July 1991
Stockton North
Coombs, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Swindon
Crowther, Stan
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1991
Rotherham
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Easington
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
Llanelli
Dover, Den
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Chorley
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 24 June 1991
St Helens North
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Warley East
Fearn, Mr Ronnie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 June 1991
Southport
Fenner, Dame Peggy
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Medway
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
French, Douglas
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Gloucester
Garrett, Edward
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Wallsend
Gilbert, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 15 July 1991
Dudley East
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Ealing North
Gregory, Conal
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
York
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 3 July 1991
Portsmouth North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Bridgend
Grist, Ian
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 1991
Cardiff Central
Hargreaves, Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Hyndburn
Haselhurst, Sir Alan
Conservative
Signed on 24 July 1991
Saffron Walden
Heal, Sylvia
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1991
Mid Staffordshire
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Howarth, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 17 July 1991
Knowsley North
Hoyle, Doug
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Warrington North
Irving, Sir Charles
Conservative
Signed on 9 July 1991
Cheltenham
Janner, Greville
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Leicester West
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 26 June 1991
Wealden
Johnston, Sir Russell
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 July 1991
Inverness, Nairn and Lochaber
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 June 1991
Ynys Môn
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Clwyd South West
Kirkwood, Sir Archy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 July 1991
Roxburgh and Berwickshire
Knowles, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 11 July 1991
Nottingham East
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Staffordshire Moorlands
Lawrence, Sir Ivan
Conservative
Signed on 26 June 1991
Burton
Lestor, Joan
Labour
Signed on 10 July 1991
Eccles
Livsey, Mr Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 20 June 1991
Brecon and Radnor
Maclennan, Mr Robert
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 June 1991
Caithness and Sutherland
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 20 June 1991
Halifax
Marek, Dr John
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1991
Wrexham
Mates, Lt Col Michael
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
East Hampshire
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 2 July 1991
Makerfield
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 19 June 1991
Mansfield
Michie, Mrs Ray
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 July 1991
Argyll and Bute
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 25 June 1991
Great Grimsby
Morris, Alf
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Manchester, Wythenshawe
Morris, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 July 1991
Northampton South
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1991
Knowsley South
Peacock, Mrs Elizabeth
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Batley and Spen
Pendry, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 9 July 1991
Stalybridge and Hyde
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 4 July 1991
Burnley
Quin, Joyce
Labour
Signed on 18 July 1991
Gateshead East
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 2 July 1991
Lewes
Rowe, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Mid Kent
Smith, Sir Cyril
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 July 1991
Rochdale
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 20 June 1991
South Belfast
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 July 1991
Truro
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 26 June 1991
Wansbeck
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1991
Wolverhampton South East
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 3 July 1991
Leicester East
Ward, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 25 June 1991
Poole
Warren, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 1991
Hastings and Rye
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 18 June 1991
Swansea West

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.

CHARITY LAW REFORM (Amendment 1)
after 'charities', insert 'is particularly concerned about the lack of appropriate regulation in Scotland, where dubious charities representing landlords' interests are still exploiting charity tax concessions to destroy the traditional legal net fishing industry on Scottish rivers; and'.
Labour, East Lothian
8
signatures
EDM 981A1: tabled on 19 June 1991