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Fire Safety Testing

EDM number 187 in 2017-18, proposed by Jim Cunningham on 13/07/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Fire services, Housing, Schools and Standards.

That this House expresses sorrow and concern following the tragic Grenfell Tower fire; welcomes the quick response of local authorities in Coventry, the West Midlands and nationally in testing the fire safety of high rise residential buildings, schools and other public buildings; is concerned by the high-rate of failures of safety tests amongst these buildings across the country; urges the Government to ensure that any recommendations of the forthcoming public inquiry are promptly implemented; and calls on the Government to issue a statement clarifying exactly what additional funding and support local authorities will receive in order to implement and retrofit new fire safety regulations as necessary.

This motion has been signed by a total of 14 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Jim Cunningham13/07/2017Coventry SouthLabourProposed
Peter Bottomley17/07/2017Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Jim Shannon17/07/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
Gavin Robinson17/07/2017Belfast EastDUPSeconded
17/07/2017HartlepoolLabourSeconded
John McNally17/07/2017FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Alison Thewliss17/07/2017Glasgow CentralScottish National PartySigned
Martyn Day17/07/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
John Cryer18/07/2017Leyton and WansteadLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins18/07/2017Luton NorthLabourSigned
18/07/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Chris Stephens18/07/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Lady Hermon18/07/2017North DownIndependentSigned
David Crausby20/07/2017Bolton North EastLabourSigned

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