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Allied Veterans Canada

EDM number 2007 in 2010-12, proposed by Alan Meale on 28/06/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Veterans.

That this House applauds the government of Canada which since January 2010 has provided allowances and benefits to low income Allied veterans living in Canada; notes that qualifying persons include all who were stationed with Allied Forces in the First and Second World Wars andthe Korean War, together with those who served inthose conflictsin the Merchant Navy;further notes all eligibleveterans receive an allowance which guarantees them monthly income levels to meet their basic needs, financial assistance in times of emergency, treatment benefits including the costs of hearing aids, prescription drugs, dental and eye care and financial assistance with funeral expenses; and calls on the British Governmentto follow this very honourable approach towards those who risked all in our name.

This motion has been signed by a total of 25 MPs.

Alan Meale28/06/2011MansfieldLabourProposed
Ronnie Campbell28/06/2011Blyth ValleyLabourSeconded
Si28/06/2011Swansea EastLabourSeconded
Jim Dobbin28/06/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
David Crausby28/06/2011Bolton North EastLabourSeconded
Grahame Morris28/06/2011EasingtonLabourSeconded
John McDonnell28/06/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Peter Bottomley29/06/2011Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Mike Hancock29/06/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Gregory Campbell29/06/2011East LondonderryDUPSigned
William McCrea29/06/2011South AntrimDUPSigned
Dennis Skinner29/06/2011BolsoverLabourSigned
Jim Shannon29/06/2011StrangfordDUPSigned
Tony Lloyd30/06/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Martin Caton30/06/2011GowerLabourSigned
Nigel Dodds30/06/2011Belfast NorthDUPSigned
David Simpson04/07/2011Upper BannDUPSigned
Kelvin Hopkins05/07/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Lindsay Roy05/07/2011GlenrothesLabourSigned
Graeme Morrice06/07/2011LivingstonLabourSigned
Mary Glindon11/07/2011North TynesideLabourSigned
Roger Williams14/07/2011Brecon and RadnorshireLiberal DemocratSigned
Tony Cunningham19/07/2011WorkingtonLabourSigned
Lady Hermon11/08/2011North DownIndependentSigned
Roger Godsiff11/08/2011Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned

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