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APPOINTMENT OF A TRADE UNION REPRESENTATIVE TO THE MONETARY POLICY COMMITTEE OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND

EDM (Early Day Motion) 693: tabled on 17 November 2016

Tabled in the 2016-17 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 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 trade unions are not currently represented on either of the Bank of England's policy committees; believes that this lessens the ability of the Bank to fully understand and anticipate the UK economy; and therefore calls on the Government to appoint a trade union representative to the Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England at the earliest opportunity.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.