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Petrol Poverty

EDM number 1157 in 2012-13, proposed by Robert Halfon on 06/03/2013.
Categorised under the topics of Incomes and poverty, Oil, petrol and natural gas and Roads.

That this House notes new research from the RAC Foundation showing that 800,000 homes spend more than a quarter of their income on running a car; further notes that the data based on Office for National Statistics figures show that the poorest 10 per cent of car-owning households in the UK are mired in transport poverty and are spending at least 27 per cent of their disposable income on buying and running a vehicle; is concerned that of a total weekly expenditure of

This motion has been signed by a total of 18 MPs.

Robert Halfon06/03/2013HarlowConservativeProposed
Peter Bottomley06/03/2013Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Jim Shannon07/03/2013StrangfordDUPSeconded
Jim Cunningham07/03/2013Coventry SouthLabourSeconded
Jim Dobbin07/03/2013Heywood and MiddletonLabourSeconded
Nigel Dodds07/03/2013Belfast NorthDUPSeconded
Alan Meale07/03/2013MansfieldLabourSigned
Martin Caton07/03/2013GowerLabourSigned
Philip Davies11/03/2013ShipleyConservativeSigned
Dennis Skinner11/03/2013BolsoverLabourSigned
David Simpson12/03/2013Upper BannDUPSigned
William McCrea12/03/2013South AntrimDUPSigned
George Galloway12/03/2013Bradford WestRespectSigned
Virendra Sharma12/03/2013Ealing, SouthallLabourSigned
Margaret Ritchie13/03/2013South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Lady Hermon13/03/2013North DownIndependentSigned
Ronnie Campbell13/03/2013Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Mike Hancock13/03/2013Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned

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