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PROTECTION OF SITES OF SPECIAL SCIENTIFIC INTEREST

EDM (Early Day Motion) 999A1: tabled on 10 July 1995

Tabled in the 1994-95 session.

This motion has been signed by 2 Members. It is an amendment to an existing motion.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

This is an amendment to an existing motion

This motion was originally tabled by Harold Elletson on 19 April 1995. This is amendment number 1.

View details of the original motion

Suggested amendment

at end add `and that the Government indicate their support for this Bill.'.

Original motion text

That this House expresses its concern over continuing damage to hundreds of the most valuable wildlife sites in the United Kingdom; welcomes the Wildlife Bill, drafted by Friends of the Earth, launched by former senior figures from the Nature Conservancy Council and introduced in the House by a cross-party group of honourable Members, which will address weaknesses in the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 which permit damage to hundreds of officially designated sites of special scientific interest; and hopes that time will be found to pass the Bill or to deal with this matter in the current Environment Bill.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this amendment.