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Overseas Domestic Workers

EDM number 17 in 1989-90, proposed by Graham Allen on 21/11/1989.

That this House notes with concern the plight of some overseas domestic workers brought into the United Kingdom by their employers; and calls upon the Secretary of State for the Home Department to ensure that all domestic workers from overseas are provided with a suitable immigration status which enables them to work legally and change employers whilst in the United Kingdom, and which will help to end the maltreatment and abuse of overseas domestic workers by some employers.

This motion has been signed by a total of 55 MPs, 1 of these signatures have been withdrawn.

Graham Allen21/11/1989Nottingham NorthProposed
Alan Meale22/11/1989MansfieldSigned
Harry Barnes22/11/1989North East DerbyshireSigned
Andrew Faulds22/11/1989Warley EastSigned
Ernie Ross23/11/1989Dundee WestSigned
Dennis Skinner23/11/1989BolsoverSigned
Peter Hardy23/11/1989WentworthSigned
John McAllion23/11/1989Dundee EastSigned
William McKelvey23/11/1989Kilmarnock & LoudounSigned
Paul Flynn23/11/1989Newport WestSigned
David Steel23/11/1989Tweeddale, Ettrick and LauderdaleSigned
Peter Pike24/11/1989BurnleySigned
Frank Cook24/11/1989Stockton NorthSigned
Jeremy Corbyn24/11/1989Islington NorthSigned
Terry Patchett27/11/1989Barnsley EastSigned
Audrey Wise27/11/1989PrestonSigned
Dennis Turner27/11/1989Wolverhampton South EastSigned
Alexander Eadie27/11/1989MidlothianSigned
Bill Michie27/11/1989Sheffield, HeeleySigned
Alice Mahon27/11/1989HalifaxSigned
Martin Redmond27/11/1989Don ValleySigned
James Wray28/11/1989Glasgow ProvanSigned
Gerry Steinberg28/11/1989Durham, City ofSigned
Norman Godman28/11/1989Greenock and Port GlasgowSigned
Maria Fyfe28/11/1989Glasgow, MaryhillSigned
Ron Davies28/11/1989CaerphillySigned
Keith Bradley28/11/1989Manchester, WithingtonSigned
Ian McCartney28/11/1989MakerfieldSigned
Martyn Jones28/11/1989Clwyd South WestSigned
David Hinchliffe28/11/1989WakefieldSigned
Joan Ruddock28/11/1989Lewisham, DeptfordSigned
John Cummings28/11/1989EasingtonSigned
Tommy Graham29/11/1989Renfrew West and InverclydeSigned
Jack Thompson29/11/1989WansbeckSigned
Win Griffiths29/11/1989BridgendSigned
John Evans29/11/1989St Helens NorthSigned
Bob Cryer29/11/1989Bradford SouthSigned
David Marshall29/11/1989Glasgow, ShettlestonSigned
Robert Litherland29/11/1989Manchester CentralSigned
Doug Hoyle29/11/1989Warrington NorthSigned
Jim Sillars29/11/1989Glasgow, GovanSigned
Jeff Rooker29/11/1989Birmingham, Perry BarrSigned
Harry Cohen29/11/1989LeytonSigned
George Galloway30/11/1989Glasgow HillheadSigned
Bruce Grocott30/11/1989Wrekin, TheSigned
Roland Boyes30/11/1989Houghton and WashingtonSigned
Geoffrey Lofthouse30/11/1989Pontefract & CastlefordSigned
Archy Kirkwood30/11/1989Roxburgh & BerwickshireSigned
Paul Boateng01/12/1989Brent SouthSigned
Eric Illsley04/12/1989Barnsley CentralSigned
Diane Abbott08/12/1989Hackney North & Stoke NewingtonSigned
Max Madden11/12/1989Bradford WestSigned
Alex Carlile12/12/1989MontgomerySigned
Harry Ewing15/12/1989Falkirk EastSigned
Norman BuchanUnknownWithdrawn

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