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BAILIFF REFORM

EDM (Early Day Motion) 746: tabled on 20 November 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 30 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 that the Government is undertaking a review of bailiff reform; urges the Government to include in the reforms proposals to oblige councils to prohibit multiple fee-charging for each visit by private bailiff firms; and further urges the Government to develop guidelines to protect vulnerable persons who are faced with bailiff action and to ensure that councils are obliged to enforce them.

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, Mr Ronnie
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2012
Blyth Valley
Caton, Martin
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2012
Gower
Clark, Katy
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2012
North Ayrshire and Arran
Dobbin, Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2012
Heywood and Middleton
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 27 November 2012
Bradford West
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 3 December 2012
St Ives
Glass, Pat
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2012
North West Durham
Glindon, Mrs Mary
Labour
Signed on 4 December 2012
North Tyneside
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2012
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Sir Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2012
North Devon
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 21 November 2012
Luton North
Lavery, Ian
Labour
Signed on 27 November 2012
Wansbeck
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 November 2012
Manchester, Withington
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 26 November 2012
Dwyfor Meirionnydd
McDonnell, John
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2012
Hayes and Harlington
McGovern, Jim
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2012
Dundee West
Rotheram, Steve
Labour
Signed on 28 November 2012
Liverpool, Walton
Sawford, Andy
Labour
Signed on 29 November 2012
Corby
Sharma, Mr Virendra
Labour
Signed on 22 November 2012
Ealing, Southall
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2012
Bolsover
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 26 November 2012
Hazel Grove
Vaz, Valerie
Labour
Signed on 26 November 2012
Walsall South
Ward, Mr David
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 November 2012
Bradford East
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 November 2012
Bristol West

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.