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EDM (Early Day Motion) 648: tabled on 26 October 1992

Tabled in the 1992-93 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 believes that the Building Regulations and Approved Document B Fire Safety 1992 Regulation in England and Wales may reduce fire safety; welcomes the Government's cautious response to fire safety in Scotland, where the Scottish Office do not propose substantial changes to the periods of fire resistance or compartmentation size as currently required in Scotland; and calls upon the Secretary of State for Scotland to carefully monitor the effect of the changes in Engand and Wales concerning the concessions for sprinkler installations before introducing any changes in Scotland.

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There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.