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LICENSING OF HOUSES IN MULTIPLE OCCUPATION

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1453: tabled on 05 July 1994

Tabled in the 1993-94 session.

This motion has been signed by 62 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 expresses its deep concern at the absence of licensing of houses in multiple-occupation; points out that, in 1992, 175 people died in houses in multiple-occupation , representing 40 per cent. of domestic fatalities caused b y fire; and calls on the Prime Minster who, responding to a question about the Scarborough fire in which a women and young child died, expressed concern about the risk to health and safety in hostels, to introduce a statutory licensing system which would require operators of hostels and houses in multiple-occupation to obtain a licence before setting up in suc h business.

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.

Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Manchester, Withington
Callaghan, James
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1994
Heywood and Middleton
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Cambridge
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Workington
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 12 July 1994
Montgomery
Clapham, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1994
Barnsley West and Penistone
Clelland, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Tyne Bridge
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Falkirk East
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 8 July 1994
Islington North
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Easington
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Glasgow, Govan
Davis, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Birmingham, Hodge Hill
Denham, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Southampton, Itchen
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Lewisham West
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Glasgow, Pollok
Enright, Derek
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Hemsworth
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Sunderland North
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
St Helens North
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1994
Warley East
Flynn, Paul
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Newport West
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Ilford South
Gerrard, Mr Neil
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Walthamstow
Graham, Mr Tommy
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Renfrew West and Inverclyde
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1994
Edinburgh South
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Morley and Leeds South
Hall, Mr Mike
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1994
Warrington South
Hardy, Peter
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1994
Wentworth
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 21 July 1994
Nottingham East
Hughes, Simon
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 July 1994
Southwark and Bermondsey
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Litherland, Robert
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1994
Manchester Central
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Brent East
Mahon, Alice
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Halifax
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Dundee East
McCartney, Sir Ian
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Makerfield
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
McMaster, Gordon
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1994
Paisley South
Michie, Mr Bill
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Sheffield, Heeley
Parry, Robert
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Liverpool, Riverside
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1994
West Lancashire
Prentice, Bridget
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Lewisham East
Redmond, Martin
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1994
Don Valley
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Dundee West
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Lewisham, Deptford
Skinner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Bolsover
Steinberg, Mr Gerry
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
City of Durham
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 19 July 1994
Wansbeck
Tipping, Paddy
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Sherwood
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 6 July 1994
Wolverhampton South East
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1994
Liverpool, West Derby
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 13 July 1994
Glasgow Central
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 11 July 1994
Carmarthen
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 14 July 1994
Preston

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.