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FUEL TOURISM

EDM (Early Day Motion) 930: tabled on 24 February 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 36 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 high frequency of hauliers transporting large amounts of fuel into the UK via ferries and the Channel Tunnel to avoid UK fuel duty charges; further notes with concern that this practice may compromise safety on these routes by increasing the risk of fire; and therefore calls on the Government to impose a limit on the amount of fuel individual hauliers may transport into the UK of 100 litres per vehicle.

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.

Alexander, Danny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Gower
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Stockton North
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Islington North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Keighley
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Glasgow South West
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Hendon
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Stroud
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 11 March 2010
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Romsey
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Harris, Dr Evan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 7 April 2010
Oxford West and Abingdon
Heath, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 March 2010
Somerton and Frome
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Birmingham, Yardley
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Luton North
Howarth, David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Cambridge
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 25 February 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Kennedy, Mr Charles
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Montgomeryshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 7 April 2010
Croydon Central
Reid, Mr Alan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 March 2010
Argyll and Bute
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 March 2010
Upper Bann
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 March 2010
East Dunbartonshire
Thurso, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 March 2010
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Webb, Prof Steve
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 March 2010
Northavon
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 March 2010
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 March 2010
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2010
Cardiff Central

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.