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BANGLADESH CLOTHING WORKERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 787: tabled on 28 November 2012

Tabled in the 2012-13 session.

This motion has been signed by 27 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 deplores the deaths on 24 November 2012 of more than one hundred workers in a fire at the Tazreen Fashions factory in Bangladesh; stands in solidarity with the tens of thousands of Bangladeshi clothesmakers who filled the streets of Dhaka to demand justice for the dead; and calls on the Bangladeshi authorities to hold to account those responsible for the loss of life and to bring forward tough regulations to prevent such a disaster from occurring again.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.