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HUNTING VOTES AND SCOTTISH HONOURABLE MEMBERS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1034: tabled on 19 March 2002

Tabled in the 2001-02 session.

This motion has been signed by 17 Members. It has received 3 amendments.

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

Amendments to this motion

There have been 3 amendments submitted to this motion.

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Motion text

That this House notes that 32 honourable Members with constituencies in Scotland saw fit to express their view on hunting in England and Wales when the House divided on 18th March, despite each of them having personally voted for the passing of the Scotland Act 1998 which devolved responsibility for this policy in Scotland to the Scottish Parliament; and urges these members to abstain on future votes on hunting legislation brought forward.

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.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

HUNTING VOTES AND SCOTTISH HONOURABLE MEMBERS (Amendment 1)
leave out from 'urges' to end and add 'notes further that this is no different from the participation by the honourable Member for Galloway and Upper Nithsdale in the division on 12th March on the motion on the Quality of Life in London and the South East England.'.
Liberal Democrat, Orkney and Shetland
3
signatures
EDM 1034A1: tabled on 21 March 2002
HUNTING VOTES AND SCOTTISH HONOURABLE MEMBERS (Amendment 2)
after 'March;' leave out to end and add 'notes that as elected members of the United Kingdom House of Commons they have every right to do so; and congratulates them on voting to extend across the whole of the UK the historic decision of the Scottish Parliament to end the cruel and barbaric sport of hunting animals with hounds.'.
Labour, Preseli Pembrokeshire
3
signatures
EDM 1034A2: tabled on 25 March 2002
HUNTING VOTES AND SCOTTISH HONOURABLE MEMBERS (Amendment 3)
leave out from 'March' and insert 'as is their constitutional right, notes that the precedent for this was set some years ago when honourable Members on the Government benches at that time voted to introduce the poll tax in Scotland; and urges all honourable Members from all parts of the UK to vote for a ban on hunting.'.
Labour, Glasgow, Anniesland
10
signatures
EDM 1034A3: tabled on 25 March 2002