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ELECTRICAL SAFETY AND THE DISABLED

EDM (Early Day Motion) 778: tabled on 27 February 1992

Tabled in the 1991-92 session.

This motion has been signed by 51 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 calls on the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry to give a clear undertaking that the requirement that all electrical appliances can only be sold with a pre-fitted plug will be implemented with the requirement that such a plug shall be suitable for use by disabled people or those with wasting muscles, wastening of the muscles or other problems.

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.

Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Workington
Canavan, Dennis
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Falkirk West
Cartwright, John
Independent SDP
Signed on 6 March 1992
Woolwich
Clarke, Mr Tom
Labour
Signed on 27 February 1992
Monklands West
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 12 March 1992
Leyton
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 2 March 1992
Islington North
Cryer, Bob
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Bradford South
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Easington
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Leigh
Davies, Denzil
Labour
Signed on 9 March 1992
Llanelli
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Glasgow, Pollok
Edwards, Mr Huw
Labour
Signed on 27 February 1992
Monmouth
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 2 March 1992
St Helens North
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Warley East
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 9 March 1992
Bridgend
Hain, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 27 February 1992
Neath
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 2 March 1992
Wentworth
Haynes, Frank
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Ashfield
Heal, Sylvia
Labour
Signed on 5 March 1992
Mid Staffordshire
Hughes, Roy
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Newport East
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Barnsley Central
Lambie, David
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Cunninghame South
Lewis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Worsley
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Dundee East
McAvoy, Mr Thomas
Labour
Signed on 27 February 1992
Glasgow, Rutherglen
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Makerfield
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 12 March 1992
South Down
McKay, Allen
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Barnsley West and Penistone
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Mansfield
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Sheffield, Heeley
Nellist, Mr Dave
Independent Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Coventry South East
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Knowsley South
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 2 March 1992
Burnley
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 1992
Don Valley
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Dundee West
Sheerman, Mr Barry
Labour
Signed on 9 March 1992
Huddersfield
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 28 February 1992
Bolsover
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
City of Durham
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1992
Wansbeck
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 10 March 1992
Glasgow Central
Welsh, Michael
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Doncaster North
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1992
Preston

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.

ELECTRICAL SAFETY AND THE DISABLED (Amendment 1)
at end add 'and regrets that the Minister has given such a Negative and unhelpful response to the questions from the Hon Member for Cardiff South and Penarth which gave him an opportunity to build consideration for disabled people into his regulations.'.
Labour, Warley West
4
signatures
EDM 778A1: tabled on 12 March 1992