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VOICE OF SMALL BUSINESS ANNUAL SURVEY AND PROMPT PAYMENT

EDM (Early Day Motion) 937: tabled on 25 February 2010

Tabled in the 2009-10 session.

This motion has been signed by 77 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 welcomes the recently published annual survey undertaken by the Federation of Small Businesses in conjunction with ICM Research, one of the most comprehensive business surveys since the recession began; notes with concern that over 30 per cent. of small businesses report late payment for goods and services supplied to central government departments; and calls on the Government to pay invoices to small businesses on time and in keeping with the prompt payment code that it introduced in December 2008.

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.

Amess, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
Southend West
Baldry, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 9 March 2010
Banbury
Barlow, Ms Celia
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Hove
Binley, Mr Brian
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2010
Northampton South
Brady, Mr Graham
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 2010
Altrincham and Sale West
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
South East Cornwall
Bruce, Malcolm
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Gordon
Campbell, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 5 March 2010
Blyth Valley
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 29 March 2010
Barnsley West and Penistone
Cohen, Harry
Labour
Signed on 24 March 2010
Leyton and Wanstead
Cook, Frank
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Stockton North
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Keighley
Cunningham, Mr Jim
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Coventry South
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, Dai
Independent
Signed on 2 March 2010
Blaenau Gwent
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Stroud
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 2 March 2010
Foyle
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2010
Sunderland North
Fabricant, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2010
Lichfield
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
St Ives
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
Romsey
Gray, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 2 March 2010
North Wiltshire
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Portsmouth South
Havard, Mr Dai
Labour
Signed on 22 March 2010
Merthyr Tydfil and Rhymney
Heald, Mr Oliver
Conservative
Signed on 23 March 2010
North East Hertfordshire
Henderson, Mr Doug
Labour
Signed on 11 March 2010
Newcastle upon Tyne North
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
Chesterfield
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Pontypridd
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Chorley
Hunter, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Cheadle
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2010
Clwyd West
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2010
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Laing, Mrs Eleanor
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2010
Epping Forest
Lamb, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 March 2010
North Norfolk
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2010
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 24 March 2010
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Main, Anne
Conservative
Signed on 8 March 2010
St Albans
Marsden, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 3 March 2010
Blackpool South
Mason, John
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
Glasgow East
McCrea, Rev Dr William
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
South Antrim
McGrady, Mr Eddie
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 10 March 2010
South Down
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Mansfield
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 5 March 2010
North East Cambridgeshire
Neill, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 6 April 2010
Bromley and Chislehurst
Olner, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Nuneaton
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 8 March 2010
Montgomeryshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Independent
Signed on 7 April 2010
Croydon Central
Penning, Mike
Conservative
Signed on 30 March 2010
Hemel Hempstead
Sanders, Mr Adrian
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 2010
Torbay
Selous, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 24 March 2010
South West Bedfordshire
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 3 March 2010
Upper Bann
Soames, Hon Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 5 March 2010
Mid Sussex
Spink, Bob
Independent
Signed on 1 March 2010
Castle Point
Stewart, Ian
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Eccles
Swire, Mr Hugo
Conservative
Signed on 6 April 2010
East Devon
Timpson, Edward
Conservative
Signed on 18 March 2010
Crewe and Nantwich
Todd, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
South Derbyshire
Tredinnick, David
Conservative
Signed on 4 March 2010
Bosworth
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 4 March 2010
Finchley and Golders Green
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 11 March 2010
North Dorset
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Independent
Signed on 4 March 2010
Liverpool, West Derby
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 4 March 2010
Angus
Williams, Hywel
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 8 March 2010
Caernarfon
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 5 March 2010
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 4 March 2010
Brecon and Radnorshire
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 6 April 2010
Cardiff Central
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 1 March 2010
Macclesfield
Wood, Mike
Labour
Signed on 10 March 2010
Batley and Spen
Wyatt, Derek
Labour
Signed on 2 March 2010
Sittingbourne and Sheppey

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.