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COUNIHAN-SANCHEZ FAMILY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 671: tabled on 31 October 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 19 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 expresses its concern at the treatment of the Counihan-Sanchez family, who temporarily moved to Ireland to care for their terminally-ill grandfather, vacated their council flat and, following their grandfather's death, returned to Brent, their borough of origin, to be faced with an initial refusal to house the family and now after being placed in temporary accommodation are threatened with eviction and homelessness; and calls on Brent Council to provide this family with secure, affordable accommodation, bearing in mind the failure of the Council to advise the family of its legal right to security of tenure.

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.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.