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TRADE UNIONS IN IRAQ

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1799A1: tabled on 03 November 2004

Tabled in the 2003-04 session.

This motion has been signed by 4 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 John Mann on 25 October 2004. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

by encouraging the Iraqi government to ensure all public sector employees enjoy full trade union rights in line with International Labour Organisation conventions.

Original motion text

That this House notes that free trade unionism is a key ingredient of a move from totalitarianism to democracy; welcomes the renewal of free trade unionism in Iraq; and calls on the Government to give assistance and priority to the strengthening of this movement.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.