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SUNDAY TRADING AND ROAD SAFETY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1291: tabled on 24 May 1994

Tabled in the 1993-94 session.

This motion has been signed by 38 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, in the interests of road safety and of reductions in congestion caused by broken down vehicles on the roadside, notes the advice of the Automobile Association and the Royal Automobile Club that the exemption in the Shops Act 1950 should be maintained; and calls upon Her Majesty's Government to accept the Lords amendment to Schedule 13(1)(c) of the Sunday Trading Bill, which would allow all motor supply shops unrestricted trading on Sunday.

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.

Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 25 May 1994
Midlothian
Coombs, Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Wyre Forest
Cunliffe, Mr Lawrence
Labour
Signed on 26 May 1994
Leigh
Deva, Nirj
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 1994
Brentford and Isleworth
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 24 May 1994
Lewisham West
Fairbairn, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 26 May 1994
Perth and Kinross
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 26 May 1994
Reigate
Greenway, Harry
Conservative
Signed on 24 May 1994
Ealing North
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Bridgend
Hampson, Dr Keith
Conservative
Signed on 16 June 1994
Leeds North West
Hannam, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 1994
Exeter
Hawkins, Mr Nick
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 1994
Blackpool South
Hawksley, Warren
Conservative
Signed on 26 May 1994
Halesowen and Stourbridge
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 15 June 1994
Nottingham East
Johnson Smith, Sir Geoffrey
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Wealden
Knox, Sir David
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 1994
Staffordshire Moorlands
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 25 May 1994
Mansfield
Mills, Iain
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 1994
Meriden
Peacock, Mrs Elizabeth
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1994
Batley and Spen
Rathbone, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1994
Lewes
Shaw, Sir Giles
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 1994
Pudsey
Shepherd, Sir Colin
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1994
Hereford
Sweeney, Walter
Conservative
Signed on 15 June 1994
Vale of Glamorgan
Temple-Morris, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Leominster
Thurnham, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 1994
Bolton North East
Trotter, Sir Neville
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Tynemouth
Tyler, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 June 1994
North Cornwall
Vaughan, Sir Gerard
Conservative
Signed on 21 June 1994
Reading East
Walker, Sir Harold
Labour
Signed on 21 June 1994
Doncaster Central
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 17 June 1994
Liverpool, West Derby
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 25 May 1994
Macclesfield

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.