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CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 748: tabled on 10 February 2009

Tabled in the 2008-09 session.

This motion has been signed by 68 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 notes the importance of the construction industry to the United Kingdom economy and to jobs; is concerned at the collapse of house building and other construction activity; is further concerned that the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors estimates some 300,000 jobs will be lost as a result; and calls on the Government to reduce red tape, simplify business taxes and implement an effective national loan guarantee scheme for viable firms in construction at the earliest opportunity.

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.

Atkinson, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 March 2009
Hexham
Barrett, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 March 2009
Edinburgh West
Boswell, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2009
Daventry
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Worthing West
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Altrincham and Sale West
Burns, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
West Chelmsford
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 25 February 2009
East Londonderry
Clarke, Mr Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Rushcliffe
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Conway, Derek
Independent Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
Old Bexley and Sidcup
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Stockton North
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 12 February 2009
Blaenau Gwent
Davies, Philip
Conservative
Signed on 21 April 2009
Shipley
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 February 2009
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2009
Sunderland North
Evans, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2009
Ribble Valley
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
Lichfield
Fraser, Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
South West Norfolk
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
North Wiltshire
Hamilton, Fabian
Labour
Signed on 26 February 2009
Leeds North East
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 February 2009
Portsmouth South
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
North East Hertfordshire
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 May 2009
Somerton and Frome
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 11 March 2009
North Down
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Pontypridd
Jackson, Mr Stewart
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Peterborough
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2009
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
Clwyd West
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 27 February 2009
Epping Forest
Lancaster, Mr Mark
Conservative
Signed on 12 June 2009
North East Milton Keynes
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 15 July 2009
Brighton, Pavilion
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
New Forest East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 February 2009
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Luff, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 27 February 2009
Mid Worcestershire
MacNeil, Mr Angus
Scottish National Party
Signed on 11 February 2009
Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2009
Blackpool South
Mates, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 24 February 2009
East Hampshire
Maude, Mr Francis
Conservative
Signed on 12 March 2009
Horsham
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 26 February 2009
South Antrim
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 22 April 2009
Belfast South
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 23 February 2009
South Down
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
North East Cambridgeshire
O'Brien, Mr Stephen
Conservative
Signed on 10 March 2009
Eddisbury
Oaten, Mr Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 October 2009
Winchester
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 21 April 2009
Nuneaton
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2009
Hemel Hempstead
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2009
Reading West
Shepherd, Mr Richard
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Aldridge-Brownhills
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 11 February 2009
Upper Bann
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 25 February 2009
Mid Sussex
Spicer, Sir Michael
Conservative
Signed on 27 April 2009
West Worcestershire
Stanley, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 23 April 2009
Tonbridge and Malling
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 19 March 2009
East Devon
Syms, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 27 February 2009
Poole
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 23 February 2009
Brighton, Kemptown
Viggers, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 23 February 2009
Gosport
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2009
North Dorset
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 23 February 2009
Liverpool, West Derby
Watkinson, Angela
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 2009
Upminster
Widdecombe, Miss Ann
Conservative
Signed on 13 October 2009
Maidstone and The Weald
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 11 February 2009
Macclesfield
Yeo, Mr Tim
Conservative
Signed on 3 March 2009
South Suffolk

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.