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NATIONAL IDENTITY FRAUD PREVENTION WEEK (No. 2)

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2690A1: tabled on 12 October 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 2 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 Nigel Evans on 10 October 2006. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

leave out from `billion' to end and add `and for this personal commitment to be matched by a similar police commitment when constituents report to them the theft of their identity.'.

Original motion text

That this House welcomes the second annual National Identity Fraud Prevention Week, taking place between 16th and 22nd October; fully supports the objectives of the campaign; notes that, despite a series of awareness drives, too many people are still putting themselves at risk, and that people could, and should, be doing more to protect their identities; is aware that identity fraud is estimated to cost the economy £1.7 billion; and calls on everyone to stop taking chances with their identity and to start getting wise about identity fraud.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.