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INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPER FAIR TIPS, FAIR PAY CAMPAIGN

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2035: tabled on 15 July 2008

Tabled in the 2007-08 session.

This motion has been signed by 99 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 congratulates The Independent newspaper for launching its Fair Tips, Fair Pay campaign and joining those hon. Members, trades unions and other national newspapers campaigning to put an end to the situation in the UK hospitality industry where service charges, tips and gratuities are used to pay staff wages; recognises that the regulations under the National Minimum Wage Act 1998 allow this to happen legally; and calls on the Government to introduce amendments to the appropriate statutes to ensure that all tips and gratuities are paid to staff in addition to at least the hourly minimum wage rate.

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.

Anderson, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Blaydon
Anderson, Janet
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Rossendale and Darwen
Austin, John
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Erith and Thamesmead
Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
West Bromwich West
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Leeds West
Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2008
City of York
Borrow, Mr David S.
Labour
Signed on 6 October 2008
South Ribble
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2008
Worthing West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 2008
South East Cornwall
Brown, Mr Russell
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Dumfries and Galloway
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2008
Twickenham
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Gower
Challen, Colin
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Morley and Rothwell
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Bury North
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2008
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Leyton and Wanstead
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 8 October 2008
Bolton North East
Cruddas, Jon
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Dagenham
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Easington
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Burton
Devine, Jim
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2008
Livingston
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 October 2008
Heywood and Middleton
Doran, Mr Frank
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Aberdeen North
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2008
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 15 July 2008
Foyle
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Eltham
Ellman, Mrs Louise
Labour
Signed on 6 October 2008
Liverpool, Riverside
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Sunderland North
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Newport West
Foster, Michael Jabez
Labour
Signed on 22 October 2008
Hastings and Rye
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 16 July 2008
Bethnal Green and Bow
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Walthamstow
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Norwich North
Gilroy, Linda
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Plymouth, Sutton
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2008
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2008
Oxford West and Abingdon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 July 2008
Birmingham, Yardley
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 6 October 2008
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Gateshead East and Washington West
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Luton North
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Chorley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 2008
Cheadle
Iddon, Dr Brian
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Bolton South East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Hampstead and Highgate
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Tamworth
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2008
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Clwyd South
Kumar, Dr Ashok
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2008
Manchester, Withington
Levitt, Tom
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2008
High Peak
Lloyd, Tony
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Manchester Central
Love, Mr Andy
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Edmonton
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 22 July 2008
Penrith and The Border
McCafferty, Chris
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Calder Valley
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Hayes and Harlington
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Great Grimsby
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 6 October 2008
Cardiff North
Murphy, Mr Denis
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Wansbeck
Naysmith, Dr Doug
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Bristol North West
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Knowsley South
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Nuneaton
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Hyndburn
Price, Adam
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 October 2008
Carmarthen East and Dinefwr
Rennie, Willie
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 October 2008
Dunfermline and West Fife
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Glasgow North West
Rooney, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Bradford North
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Vale of Clwyd
Russell, Bob
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 July 2008
Colchester
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2008
Torbay
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 July 2008
Upper Bann
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Bolsover
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Eccles
Stringer, Graham
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Manchester, Blackley
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
North West Leicestershire
Teather, Sarah
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 July 2008
Brent East
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 22 July 2008
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 16 July 2008
Brighton, Kemptown
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 16 July 2008
Liverpool, West Derby
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 21 July 2008
Conwy
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 July 2008
Bristol West
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 October 2008
Cardiff Central
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 16 July 2008
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 15 July 2008
Macclesfield
Wright, Dr Tony
Labour
Signed on 17 July 2008
Cannock Chase