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Electricians' Pay Dispute

EDM number 2218 in 2010-12, proposed by John McDonnell on 10/10/2011.
Categorised under the topics of Electricity and Pay.

That this House expresses its concern at the actions of a cartel of construction companies that are seeking to tear up the existing national pay agreement for skilled electricians, threatening hundreds of skilled workers with redundancy if they do not sign a new contract reducing their hourly wage rate by a third; expresses its support for the pickets and demonstrations organised by Unite and UCATT members at construction sites across the country; and urges hon. Members to support and join the picket line and demonstration to be held on12 October at the Tate Modern Art Gallery in London.

This motion has been signed by a total of 33 MPs.

John McDonnell10/10/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourProposed
Jeremy Corbyn10/10/2011Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Kelvin Hopkins10/10/2011Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Jim Dobbin11/10/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
Dennis Skinner11/10/2011BolsoverLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley11/10/2011Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Katy Clark11/10/2011North Ayrshire and ArranLabourSigned
Ronnie Campbell12/10/2011Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Martin Caton12/10/2011GowerLabourSigned
Paul Flynn13/10/2011Newport WestLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd17/10/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Alan Meale17/10/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Ian Lavery18/10/2011WansbeckLabourSigned
Ian Mearns18/10/2011GatesheadLabourSigned
Virendra Sharma18/10/2011Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
David Crausby18/10/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Jim Sheridan18/10/2011Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthLabourSigned
David Anderson18/10/2011BlaydonLabourSigned
Elfyn Llwyd19/10/2011Dwyfor MeirionnyddPlaid CymruSigned
Austin Mitchell20/10/2011Great GrimsbyLabourSigned
Frank Field20/10/2011BirkenheadLabourSigned
Alex Cunningham20/10/2011Stockton NorthLabourSigned
Ian Davidson21/10/2011Glasgow South WestLabourSigned
Stephen Hepburn24/10/2011JarrowLabourSigned
Tom Harris25/10/2011Glasgow SouthLabourSigned
Mary Glindon27/10/2011North TynesideLabourSigned
Tom Clarke01/11/2011Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
David Heyes21/11/2011Ashton-under-LyneLabourSigned
Dave Watts22/11/2011St Helens NorthLabourSigned
Shaun Woodward24/11/2011St Helens South and WhistonLabourSigned
Alison McGovern25/11/2011Wirral SouthLabourSigned
George Howarth28/11/2011KnowsleyLabourSigned
John Robertson12/01/2012Glasgow North WestLabourSigned

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