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WOMEN'S RETIREMENT INCOME

EDM (Early Day Motion) 629: tabled on 17 February 1994

Tabled in the 1993-94 session.

This motion has been signed by 69 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

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Motion text

That this House regrets that one third of lone women pensioners are dependent upon income support; is concerned that the average weekly income for lone females aged over 60 years is ú20 less than that of lone men aged over 65 years; and urges the Government to take steps to ensure an adequate retirement income for women pensioners.

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.

Bayley, Hugh
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
York
Benton, Mr Joe
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Bootle
Bradley, Mr Keith
Labour
Signed on 23 February 1994
Manchester, Withington
Campbell, Mrs Anne
Labour
Signed on 25 February 1994
Cambridge
Campbell-Savours, Mr Dale
Labour
Signed on 7 July 1994
Workington
Carlile, Alex
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 21 February 1994
Montgomery
Chisholm, Mr Malcolm
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
Edinburgh, Leith
Clarke, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Midlothian
Connarty, Michael
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Falkirk East
Corston, Jean
Labour
Signed on 17 February 1994
Bristol East
Cox, Tom
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
Tooting
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Easington
Dafis, Cynog
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 15 June 1994
Ceredigion and Pembroke North
Davidson, Mr Ian
Labour
Signed on 23 February 1994
Glasgow, Govan
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Lewisham West
Dunnachie, Jimmy
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Glasgow, Pollok
Dunwoody, Mrs Gwyneth
Labour
Signed on 23 February 1994
Crewe and Nantwich
Enright, Derek
Labour
Signed on 24 February 1994
Hemsworth
Evans, John
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
St Helens North
Faulds, Andrew
Labour
Signed on 12 July 1994
Warley East
Foulkes, George
Labour
Signed on 17 February 1994
Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley
Fyfe, Mrs Maria
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
Glasgow, Maryhill
Gapes, Mike
Labour
Signed on 20 July 1994
Ilford South
George, Mr Bruce
Labour
Signed on 14 March 1994
Walsall South
Godman, Dr Norman
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Greenock and Port Glasgow
Gorst, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 17 May 1994
Hendon North
Grant, Bernie
Labour
Signed on 28 June 1994
Tottenham
Griffiths, Nigel
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Edinburgh South
Griffiths, Mr Win
Labour
Signed on 18 February 1994
Bridgend
Gunnell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 24 February 1994
Morley and Leeds South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 10 March 1994
North Devon
Heppell, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
Nottingham East
Hogg, Norman
Labour
Signed on 28 February 1994
Cumbernauld and Kilsyth
Howells, Dr Kim
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Pontypridd
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 23 February 1994
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Hampstead and Highgate
Jones, Mr Ieuan Wyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 11 July 1994
Ynys Môn
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 4 March 1994
Clwyd South West
Jones, Mr Nigel
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 1 March 1994
Cheltenham
Livingstone, Mr Ken
Labour
Signed on 25 February 1994
Brent East
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 9 March 1994
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Lynne, Liz
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 17 February 1994
Rochdale
McAllion, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Dundee East
McKelvey, William
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Mansfield
O'Hara, Mr Edward
Labour
Signed on 23 February 1994
Knowsley South
Pickthall, Mr Colin
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
West Lancashire
Pike, Mr Peter
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Burnley
Pope, Mr Greg
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Hyndburn
Prentice, Bridget
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Lewisham East
Rogers, Mr Allan
Labour
Signed on 3 March 1994
Rhondda
Rooney, Mr Terry
Labour
Signed on 15 March 1994
Bradford North
Ross, Mr Ernie
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Dundee West
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Lewisham, Deptford
Taylor, Matthew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 June 1994
Truro
Thompson, Jack
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Wansbeck
Turner, Mr Dennis
Labour
Signed on 23 February 1994
Wolverhampton South East
Wareing, Mr Robert N.
Labour
Signed on 21 February 1994
Liverpool, West Derby
Watson, Mike
Labour
Signed on 22 February 1994
Glasgow Central
Williams, Dr Alan
Labour
Signed on 30 June 1994
Carmarthen
Wise, Mrs Audrey
Labour
Signed on 18 February 1994
Preston

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.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

WOMEN'S RETIREMENT INCOME (Amendment 1)
at end add 'during the lifetime of the present Parliament.'.
Labour, Liverpool, Garston
16
signatures
EDM 629A1: tabled on 21 February 1994