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PARLIAMENT AND THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 35A2: tabled on 14 November 1990

Tabled in the 1990-91 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 Biffen on 07 November 1990. This is amendment number 2.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add 'and opposes entry to the Exchange Rate Mechanism which is a means of imposing wage cuts and unemployment through the application of a Euro-wages policy.'.

Original motion text

That this House, deeply conscious of the democratic rights of the British people and confident of their continued capacity for successful democratic self-government, declines to support any revision of the Rome Treaty that would require a further transfer of power from Parliament to the institutions of the European Community; and specifically rejects those proposals in the Delors Report which call for a European Central Bank, permanently locked exchange rates and a single European currency.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.